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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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El memorable discurso de Santiago Rusinol en esta ocasion opone a una concepcion mercantilista del mundo una religion artistica, porque "voldriem que la nostra noble terra no fos tan sols la laboriosa, la menestrala i endrecada botiguera, la matrona del negoci, la pagesa fornida i morenament colrada, sino que fos tambe la fada somiadora, la verge de rosses trenes inspiradora de cantics, de colors i d'harmonies, la sirena de l'art atraient amb la seva hermosura els ferits de poesia i els devots de la bellesa".