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Landslides — the sudden failure of a slope, sending a rush of rocks and sediment downhill — can be triggered by anything from an earthquake to an intense deluge of rain.Three things to know about the disastrous flood in India|Carolyn Gramling|February 9, 2021|Science News
Let’s hope I don’t need to fish for downhill metaphors to describe the markets this week.Bitcoin, stocks and crude take off as the markets brace for a wave of stimulus checks|Bernhard Warner|February 8, 2021|Fortune
Then we’re running downhill on the vaccines because the pipeline gets better and better.Why Opening Restaurants Is Exactly What the Coronavirus Wants Us to Do|Caroline Chen|February 6, 2021|ProPublica
Turning downhill a bit more frequently on pick and rolls and leveraging his improved rim-finishing and free-throw shooting would be a good place to start.Jaylen Brown Is Using The Midrange Shot To Reach A Different Level|Yaron Weitzman|January 29, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
As fun as it is to climb on, in general, rando race gear isn’t all that fun to ski downhill, even inbounds.The Backcountry Ski Sales Boom Is Upon Us|Marc Peruzzi|January 22, 2021|Outside Online
Pat Robertson finished second in the 1988 Iowa caucus, and it was all downhill from there.Can Huckabee Convert the GOP’s Moneymen?|Lloyd Green|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
There would be occasional periods of promise, but once the 1950s came it was a steady, painful downhill slide.Football Great Bob Suffridge Wanders Through the End Zone of Life|Paul Hemphill|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After determining that the bee pollen and mushroom broth were inedible, the “detox” quickly went downhill.We Were Gwyneth’s GOOP Guinea Pigs|Erin Cunningham, Olivia Nuzzi|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When downhill racer Julia Mancuso did it, she wore the American flag like a cape.What’s a Key to Victory in Sochi? Coming So Close to Defeat.|Kevin Bleyer|February 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Downhill track sports like luge are technology battles, as exciting as a NASCAR qualifying day.The Stench of Sochi|Alex Berenson|February 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He built splendid residences at Downhill and Ballyscullion, which he adorned with rare works of art.
Though the course was downhill to the Mertz Glacier, the sledge required a good deal of pulling owing to the wet runners.
In the afternoon, Dr. Mawson's party forged ahead, the dogs romping along on a downhill grade.
For two miles we were going downhill at a running pace and then the slope became suddenly steeper and the sledge overtook me.
Once, in a preoccupied moment, he let go of the little vehicle and it started downhill, gaining speed rapidly.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine