Definition of hilltop in English:

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hilltop

Pronunciation: /ˈhilˌtäp/

noun

The summit of a hill.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: hill·top

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