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promontory

prom·on·to·ry

promontory

 
 
pronunciation:
pra mn to ri
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: promontories
definition: a high cliff projecting into a large body of water, or a similar projection above a lowland.
The divers jumped from the promontory into the ocean.
 
similar words:
precipice
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