sklentPronunciation: (sklent), [key] Scot. and North Eng.
any slanting surface, as a slope.
a sideways or oblique movement.
a sideways glance.
to move or lie on a slant.
to deviate from a straight course.
to deviate from the truth; lie. Also,sclent.
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