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A long, narrow hilltop, mountain range, or watershed
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“Iceland is a segment of mid-ocean ridge domed up above sea level by the plume.”
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The point, line or edge where two sloping sides meet at the top
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“The ridge of the upper-floor ceiling is offset from the central ridge of the gable roof above.”
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A narrow, raised band on a surface
“The distal half of the shaft has a faint longitudinal ridge running along the midline of the anterior face.”
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A raised strip of land, especially one of a set separated by furrows
“Hoe drills, especially those with wider row spacing, can plant seed deeper because they can build a ridge and plant in the furrow.”
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A fold or crease, especially of skin or other tissue
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A thing that extends outwards from something else
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A red, swollen mark left on flesh by a blow or pressure
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Underwater or partially submerged ledge
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A crack, fissure, or general deformity in an otherwise smooth surface
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Hindrance to speeding
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A ridge on a textured woven fabric such as corduroy, or the texture itself
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One of a number of parallel grooves and ridges in a rock or rocky deposit, formed by repeated twinning or cleaving of crystals
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A contorted knot in wood
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A comb or tuft of feathers, fur, or skin on the head of a bird or other animal
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A defensive wall of a castle or walled city, having a broad top with a walkway and typically a stone parapet
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The area atop a roof
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A sharp bend in a road
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The upper edge or lip of a cup, bowl, or other container
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A long body of water curling into an arched form and breaking on the shore
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A long, thin line or mark of a different substance or color from its surroundings
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The row of bony segments that surround and protect the spinal cord
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To fold or bend something over, especially so that it comes in contact with itself
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To turn up the earth of (an area of land) with a plough, especially before sowing
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To tease, typically in a good-natured way
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To cause or create a dent in something by applying pressure
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