Definition of Ridgeline

1. Noun. A long narrow range of hills.

Exact synonyms: Ridge
Specialized synonyms: Arete, Hogback, Horseback
Generic synonyms: Formation, Geological Formation
Derivative terms: Ridge



Definition of Ridgeline

1. Noun. The topmost edge along a mountain ridge. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ridgeline

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ridgeline

ridge tile
ridge vent
ridge vents
ridgeback
ridgebacks
ridgebone
ridgebones
ridged
ridged band
ridgehead
ridgeheads
ridgel
ridgelet
ridgelets
ridgelike
ridgeline (current term)
ridgelines
ridgelings
ridgels
ridgepiece
ridgepieces
ridgepole
ridgepoles
ridger
ridgerope
ridgeropes
ridgers
ridges
ridgeside

Literary usage of Ridgeline

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1. Howard's Hill and Other True Stories: Small Unit Marine Action in Vietnam by DIANE Publishing Company (1990)
"Behind the knob where the Marines sat, the top of the ridgeline slanted north and sliced back south to form an inverted V, before turning eastward again. ..."

2. Republic by Charles Edward Sheehan-miles (2007)
"I've got hot spots coming over the ridgeline. Looks like our folks coming down the highway." The call came over the landline, a wire strung from tank to ..."

3. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"Proceed south on Mt. Lemmon Rd. Climb up ridgeline across the Mogul fault, ... 4.4 (7.1) - Summit of ridgeline mantled by early Pleistocene alluvium 5.0 ..."

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