Meaning of “hillside” in the English Dictionary

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"hillside" in British English

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hillsidenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhɪl.saɪd/ us /ˈhɪl.saɪd/

Examples

  • Avalanches occur when large quantities of snow fall down a mountain or hillside.
  • They were often launched from hillsides and controlled by moving the pilot’s weight from side to side.

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

"hillside" in American English

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hillsidenoun [ C ]

us /ˈhɪlˌsɑɪd/

the sloping surface of a hill between its top and bottom

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