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English definition of “ridge”

ridge

noun [C]     /rɪdʒ/
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 .Hills and mountains the part of a roof where the sloping sides join at the top Roofs and parts of roofs
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