Meaning of “atop” in the English Dictionary

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"atop" in British English

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atoppreposition

uk /əˈtɒp/ us /əˈtɑːp/ mainly US

on or at the top of:

She sat atop a two-metre wall.

(Definition of “atop” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"atop" in American English

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atoppreposition

us /əˈtɑp/

on or at the top of:

She and Harry toyed with the idea of living in a penthouse atop the building.

(Definition of “atop” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)