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if land rises, it slopes upwards and becomes higher
if things such as land or buildings shift, or if something shifts them, they move slightly
to gradually damage the surface of rock or land so that it begins to disappear, or to be gradually damaged in this way
if land subsides, it sinks to a lower level
if land falls away, it slopes down suddenly from a particular point
if the ground drops, it slopes downwards
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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