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knoll1

Syllabification: knoll
Pronunciation: /nōl
 
/

noun

A small hill or mound.
Example sentences
  • This walk follows a circular route around an irregularly shaped tarn, through broadleaf woodland and shady conifers and across grassy knolls nibbled by sheep.
  • The species also extends to several of the rocky knolls in the area.
  • Ahead were more hills, more little valleys, more slopes and hollows and knolls.
Synonyms
mound, hillock, rise, hummock, hill, hump, bank, ridge, elevation;
Geology drumlin

Origin

Old English cnoll 'hilltop', of Germanic origin; related to German Knolle 'clod, lump, tuber' and Dutch knol 'tuber, turnip'.

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knoll2

Syllabification: knoll
Pronunciation: /nōl
 
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verb& noun

Archaic form of knell.

Origin

Middle English: probably an imitative alteration of knell.

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