(Naut.) The top, after corner of a gaff sail
The top part of a pointed, tapering object or structure, as a mountain peak
(Forestry) The top of a tree.
A plume used as decoration on top of a helmet.
A rhetorical series of ideas, images, etc. arranged progressively so that the most forceful is last
A bell tower, esp. one that is part of a building, placed at the top
The definition of apex is the highest part of something.
The highest position or rank:
The vertical distance between a standard reference point, such as sea level, and the top of an object or point on the Earth, such as a mountain. At 8,850 m (29,028 ft), the summit of Mount Everest is the highest elevation on Earth.
The distance from the bottom to the top
That which is paid off; return: recompense
The deepest or lowest part:
(Beekeeping, archaic) An empty box added beneath a full one in a beehive to give the colony more room to expand or store honey.
The lowest or bottom part:
(Informal) An interlocking tower.
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