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deviation from a particular direction

to depart or cause to depart from true vertical or horizontal

a variety of a language that differs from the standard form

specialized expressions indigenous to a particular field, subject, trade, or subculture

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stock phrases that have become nonsense through endless repetition

a slope in the turn of a road or track

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a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

insincere talk about religion or morals

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two surfaces meeting at an angle different from 90 degrees

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heel over

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And a U-shaped floating road over Canting Basin will run from Prince's Dock, next to the city's Science Centre, into the development.
The issue is not whether canting keels have an inherent problem, as some people seem to believe.
What is required is not a witch hunt against canting keels, but a careful analysis of the quality design and construction that has made Alfa Romeo and others both reliable and quick, as well as making our sport even more exciting for sailors and spectators alike.
the developer of the innovative Canting Ballast Twin Foil (CBTF[TM]) Technology, today announced that the Reichel-Pugh-designed Wild Oats XI again took line honors in the 61st running of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
Controllable twin foils located forward and aft provide steering control and hydrodynamic lift, while the canting central ballast strut provides a highly efficient righting moment to control heel with a minimum of ballast weight.
The baffling language of the criminal underworld wove webs of deception around numerous victims, and The Canting Academy followed a tradition of books designed to warn the innocent city dweller against rogues, vagabonds, and pickpockets.
Ingenious use of bays and canted windows allows slanting prospects down the length of the terraces: canting the terraces to each other and the quayside helps to achieve views from the inland part of the site.
the developer of the innovative Canting Ballast Twin Foil (CBTF[TM]) technology, anticipates a three-boat match for line honors in the 61st running of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, set to begin Dec.