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peak

peak

 
 
pronunciation:
pik
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part of speech: noun
definition: the highest part of a mountain, or the highest part of anything.
We could see peaks with white snow in the distance.She is at the peak of her career.
synonyms:
summit
similar words:
mountain
derivation: peaklike (adj.)
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