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English definition of “summit”


noun [C]     /ˈsʌmɪt/
MEETING an important meeting between the leaders of two or more governments: a two-day summit a summit meetingInternational politics and governmentOfficial meetingsMeeting people
MOUNTAIN the top of a mountain: The climbers hope to reach the summit before nightfall.Hills and mountains
(Definition of summit noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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