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English definition of “summit”

summit

noun [C] (HIGHEST POINT)    /ˈsʌm.ɪt/
C1 the highest point of a mountain : On this day in 1784, Dr Michel Paccard and Jacques Balmat reached the summit of Mont Blanc.Hills and mountains the summit the highest , most successful , or most important point in something: I certainly haven't reached the summit of my career .Higher and lower points of achievementSuccess and achievementsFailures
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