[ dih-klahyv ]
/ dɪˈklaɪv /

adjective Obsolete.

Origin of declive

1625–35; < Latin dēclīvis sloping downward; see declivity Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for declive


[ dĭ-klīv ]


The posterior sloping portion of the monticulus of the vermis of the cerebellum.
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