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ridge

noun [C] uk   /rɪdʒ/ us  
a long, narrow raised part of a surface, especially a high edge along a mountain: We walked along the narrow mountain ridge. figurative A ridge (= a narrow area) of high pressure will bring good weather this afternoon. the part of a roof where the sloping sides join at the top
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