Definition of hilltop in English:

hilltop

Syllabification: hill·top
Pronunciation: /ˈhilˌtäp
 
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noun

  • The summit of a hill.
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    • But it's now believed to come from ‘kan’ or ‘summit’, because the earliest settlers settled on the summits or hilltops.
    • Most were found on hillside slopes although some were located on hilltops or knolls.
    • Coastal areas, hilltops, and mountain passes are common areas for wind farms.

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