Part of speech:
(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
Having or forming a crest or crista.
(Cricket) A shot where the ball comes off the edge of the bat, often unintentionally.
Mature age; full bloom of life.
A mass or stream of material that resembles a long feather:
A dense clump, especially of trees or bushes.
The analogous point in an orbit around a celestial body other than Earth. Not in technical use.
A tuft of feathers on a bird's head
(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.
The definition of a feather is one of the flat slender growths that cover the bodies of birds.
(Ecol.) A final, self-perpetuating community of plants and animals that develops in a particular climate, soil, etc.: it will persist as long as the same conditions prevail
Having a crest
(Botany) Having a pileus.
The definition of apex is the highest part of something.
The highest point
The act, power, or period of producing fruit or offspring.
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
(Obs.) An animal's spine or back
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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.
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 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 bottom is defined as the underside or lowest position.
The act, event, or time of payment
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