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a.1.Sloping upward; rising as a hillside; - opposed to declivous.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Over the years, the trend has been strongly acclivous, with 2015 promising to be the best year hitherto.
Aided by the success of consumer wipes, industrial applications will surely follow the same acclivous path, some observers say.