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English definition of “hill”

hill

noun [C] uk   /hɪl/ us  
A2 an area of land that is higher than the surrounding land: Hills are not as high as mountains. Their house is on the top of a hill. In the summer, the shepherds move their sheep up into the hills (= an area where there are hills). a slope in a road: That hill's far too steep to cycle up.
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