How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"clino" is from "klinein" (to lean) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.
More words with this prefix,
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "slant" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Sight Clinometers are used to measure the angle of elevation between a viewer and the light generated by a light projector when reflected on to a base of a cloud.|
|You are not the only one to suffer from clinophobia.|