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Definition of 'crest'

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Noun

  1. the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave
  2. the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"
       Synonyms: peak crown top tip summit
  3. the center of a cambered road
       Synonyms: crown
  4. (heraldry) in medieval times, an emblem used to decorate a helmet
  5. a showy growth of e.g. feathers or skin on the head of a bird or other animal

Verb

  1. lie at the top of; "Snow capped the mountains"
       Synonyms: cap
  2. reach a high point; "The river crested last night"


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