Part of speech:
The upper limit of an object or action.
A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
(Archaic) A large, stately building.
The end wall of a building, the upper part of which is a gable
A frame used by butchers for hanging carcasses by the legs.
Intellectual taste; liking
The top of a house; roof
Anything that covers, as a bookbinding, the front part of the binding of a magazine, a jar lid, a box top, etc.
(Med.) A plug of gauze, lint, etc. placed into an opening or wound to dilate it or keep it open
A rooflike structure, often made of canvas or plastic, that serves as a shelter, as over a storefront, window, door, or deck.
A dwelling for a group of people, such as students or members of a religious community, who live together as a unit:
The act of inhabiting; state of inhabiting or dwelling, or of being inhabited; occupancy.
An institution where people are cared for:
A covering, usually of cloth, suspended over a throne or bed or held aloft on poles above an eminent person or a sacred object.
Anything that covers
The point at or just below the surface of the ground where the stem and the root join, esp. in perennial herbs
A small, domelike structure on a roof
A person who rafts
A thin piece of slate or slatelike material, esp. one used as a roofing tile or as a tablet for writing on with chalk
The highest point; the vertex:
A usually soft and close-fitting head covering, either having no brim or with a visor.
Any process or growth on the head of an animal, as a comb or feathered tuft on certain birds
The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
Elevation (of the sun, a star, etc.) above the horizon, measured in degrees
A tapering, projecting point; a pointed extremity:
(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
The highest point; the apex or summit:
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