inclined plane definition

  • noun:
    • an airplane set at an angle towards horizontal, specially a straightforward device regularly raise or reduced a load by rolling or sliding.
    • One of the quick machines; a sloping surface particularly a ramp such that an object are raised with less effort than being raised vertically.
    • a straightforward device for elevating things; comprises of airplane surface which makes an acute perspective with the horizontal
  • past-participle:
    • An inclined percentage of track, which trains or boats tend to be raised or decreased in one amount to a different.

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