1 The young Mohican gave a shout of triumph, and followed by Duncan, he glided up the acclivity they had descended to the combat, and sought the friendly shelter of the rocks and shrubs.
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2 Rainbarrow had again become blended with night when Wildeve ascended the long acclivity at its base.
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3 It embraced hillocks, pits, ridges, acclivities, one behind the other, till all was finished by a high hill cutting against the still light sky.
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4 The simplest things will become steep acclivities.
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