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mountaintop

[ moun-tn-top ]
/ ˈmaʊn tnˌtɒp /
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noun

the top or summit of a mountain.

adjective

situated at the top or summit of a mountain: a mountaintop house.

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Origin of mountaintop

First recorded in 1585–95; mountain + top1
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