a mountain in the Republic of South Africa, near Cape Town. 3550 feet (1080 meters).
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North of Oroville is a "table-mountain" with a top of basalt, covering a rich deposit of auriferous clay.Hittel on Gold Mines and Mining|John S. Hittell
British Dictionary definitions for table mountain
a mountain in SW South Africa, overlooking Cape Town and Table Bay: flat-topped and steep-sided. Height: 1087 m (3567 ft)
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