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atop

[ uh-top ]
/ əˈtɒp /
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adjective, adverb

on or at the top.

preposition

on the top of: atop the flagpole.

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Origin of atop

First recorded in 1650–60; a-1 + top1
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British Dictionary definitions for atop

atop
/ (əˈtɒp) /

adverb

on top; at the top

preposition

on top of; at the top of
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