Meaning of “crest” in the English Dictionary

"crest" in British English

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

"crest" in American English

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crestnoun [ C ]

us /krest/

the top or highest part of something such as a wave or a hill:

We climbed to the crest of the hill.

crestverb [ I ]

us /krest/

(of a wave, a flood, etc.) to reach the highest level that something can reach:

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"Crest" in Business English

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uk /krest/ us also CREST

FINANCE, STOCK MARKET the electronic system through which the London Stock Exchange manages the buying and selling of stocks and shares

(Definition of “Crest” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)