# gradient

From EngHydroDic

The change of any quantity with distance in any given direction. See pressure gradient, temperature lapse rate.

The amount of slope, inclination to the horizontal, in road, railway, etc.

From EngHydroDic

The change of any quantity with distance in any given direction. See pressure gradient, temperature lapse rate.

The amount of slope, inclination to the horizontal, in road, railway, etc.