Definition of Sidehill

1. n. The side or slope of a hill; sloping ground; a descent.



Definition of Sidehill

1. Noun. (American English) The side or slope of a hill; a sloping descent. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sidehill

1. a hillside [n -S] - See also: hillside

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sidehill

sidednesses
sidedress
sidedresses
sidefoot
sidefooted
sidefooting
sidefoots
sideglance
sideglanced
sideglancer
sideglancers
sideglances
sideglancing
sidehead
sideheads
sidehill (current term)
sidehills
sidekick
sidekicks
sidelength
sidelengths
sideless
sidelight
sidelights
sideline
sideline cut
sidelined
sideliner
sideliners
sidelines

Literary usage of Sidehill

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Irrigation Engineering by Herbert Michael Wilson (1909)
"The relative cost of building a sidehill canal wholly in excavation or ... sidehill Canal Work.—It is extremely difficult to carry a large canal along steep ..."

2. Irrigation Engineering by Herbert Michael Wilson (1909)
"The relative cost of building a sidehill canal wholly in excavation or ... sidehill Canal Work.—It is extremely difficult to carry a large canal along steep ..."

3. Manual of Irrigation Engineering by Herbert Michael Wilson (1893)
"sidehill Canal Work.—It is extremely difficult to carry a large canal along steep sidehill slopes. In order to get a sufficient cross-section to carry the ..."

4. Manual of Irrigation Engineering by Herbert Michael Wilson (1896)
"sidehill Canal Work.—It is extremely difficult to carry a large canal along steep sidehill slopes. In order to get a sufficient cross-section to carry the ..."

5. Manual of Irrigation Engineering by Herbert Michael Wilson (1893)
"The relative cost of building a sidehill canal wholly in excavation or ... sidehill Canal Work.—It is extremely difficult to carry a large canal along steep ..."

6. Stones for Building and Decoration by George Perkins Merrill (1908)
"SAUNDERS CHANNELLING MACHINE MAKING sidehill CUTS—BOILERS DETACHED. which are these ... The machine is thus capable of making transverse and sidehill cuts, ..."

7. Tables for the Computation of Railway and Other Earthwork by Charles Lee Crandall (1916)
"sidehill Work. — When a "grade point" occurs in across section, one side being in cut, the other in fill, no attempt should be made to compute both cut and ..."

8. Stones for Building and Decoration by George Perkins Merrill (1903)
"(2) The cutting tools are BO" made adjustable at any angle—to the right, if" left, forward, or backward. The machine |. and sidehill cuts, and corners " in ..."

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