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 for slanting
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slanting \Slant"ing\, a.
     Oblique; sloping. -- Slant"ing*ly, adv.
     [1913 Webster] Slantwise

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Slant \Slant\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slanted; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Slanting.] [OE. slenten to slope, slide; cf. Sw. slinta to
     To be turned or inclined from a right line or level; to lie
     obliquely; to slope.
     [1913 Webster]
           On the side of younder slanting hill.    --Dodsley.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: having an oblique or slanted direction [syn: aslant,
             aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  69 Moby Thesaurus words for "slanting":
     abstractionism, aslant, aslope, atilt, bevel, beveled, bias,
     biased, canting, careening, coloring, corruption, deformation,
     distortion, exaggeration, expressionism, false coloring,
     falsification, garbling, hyperbole, inaccuracy, inclinational,
     inclinatory, inclined, inclining, injustice, leaning, listing,
     litotes, miscoloring, misconstruction, misdirection, misdrawing,
     misinterpretation, mispainting, misquotation, misreport,
     misrepresentation, misstatement, misteaching, misuse, nonrealism,
     out of plumb, out of square, overdrawing, overstatement,
     perversion, pitched, raking, recumbent, shelving, shelvy, sideling,
     sidelong, slant, slanted, slantways, slantwise, sloped, sloping,
     straining, tilted, tilting, tipped, tipping, tipsy, torturing,
     twisting, understatement

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