Having or forming a crest or crista.
(Cricket) A shot where the ball comes off the edge of the bat, often unintentionally.
A dense clump, especially of trees or bushes.
A mass or stream of material that resembles a long feather:
Mature age; full bloom of life.
The analogous point in an orbit around a celestial body other than Earth. Not in technical use.
(Geography) The top, or one of the tops, of a hill, mountain, or range, ending in a point; often, the whole hill or mountain, especially when isolated; as, the Peak of Teneriffe.
Having a crest
A tuft of feathers on a bird's head
The act, power, or period of producing fruit or offspring.
A series of statements or ideas in an ascending order of rhetorical force or intensity.
(Obs.) An animal's spine or back
(Botany) Having a pileus.
The definition of apex is the highest part of something.
The highest point
The portion of a cut gem above the girdle.
Elevation (of the sun, a star, etc.) above the horizon, measured in degrees
The metal head covering worn in modern warfare
Something which will be visibly damaged if a covering or container is opened, and which may or may not bear an official design.
A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A wave with its crest broken into white foam
The top covering of something:
The time at which the sun reaches its highest point in the sky; noon.
The upper region of the sky.
The cap of a jester, decorated to resemble the comb of a rooster.
The shrunken, notched appearance of a red blood cell, as when exposed to extremely salty solutions
An instance that typifies a broader pattern or situation:
The act, event, or time of payment
The bottom is defined as the underside or lowest position.
(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
Excite is defined as to stir up emotions, action or strong reactions.
A single cycle of a periodic wave.
The part of a wave with the least magnitude; the lowest part of a wave.
The definition of a feather is one of the flat slender growths that cover the bodies of birds.
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