cuesta definition

  • noun:
    • A ridge with a gentle slope on one side and a cliff on the other.
    • pitch (acclivity or declivity).
    • A sloping simple, esp. one using the high end during the crest of a cliff; a hill or ridge with one face steep together with opposite face gently sloping.
    • An unsymmetrical ridge having a stronger pitch or escarpment using one side and a gentle pitch on the other.
    • A ridge with a gentle slope using one side and a cliff on the other side.
    • pitch (acclivity or declivity).
    • A sloping plain, esp. one aided by the higher end at crest of a cliff; a hill or ridge with one face high together with reverse face gently sloping.
    • An unsymmetrical ridge having a powerful pitch or escarpment using one part and a gentle slope on the other side.

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