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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
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
the thick make-up that actors put on their faces
moving with rhythm, together as one
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