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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ac·cliv·i·ty /əˈklɪvəti, æ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ac·cliv·i·ty, n.; pl. Acclivities   A slope or inclination of the earth, as the side of a hill, considered as ascending, in opposition to declivity, or descending; an upward slope; ascent.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't
          make it up the rise" [syn: ascent, rise, raise, climb,
           upgrade] [ant: descent]