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You can summit crests like 10,064-foot Mount San Antonio and 8,985-foot Telegraph Peak right out the gates of Mount Baldy Resort in the San Gabriel Mountains.
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Pernigotti suffered only a ruptured Achilles tendon and, with his partner’s help, made it to the crest, where a helicopter came to his rescue.
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The distance between each crest, or tip, of a wave is its wavelength.
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The 2020 Dodgers may represent a rare opportunity, the crest of a franchise’s talent-rich era.
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Wavelength is the distance from one point on a wave to an identical point on the next, such as from crest to crest or from trough to trough.
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But at the instant I caught a sight of my counterfeit presentment in a shop window, and veiled my haughty crest.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
The crest-fallen astronomer plodded on his weary way, another example of a fool and his money soon parted.
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He swam with her upon the summit of the breaking Wave, lifted upon its crest, swept onward irresistibly.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Still a-shiver at dawn, I saddled up and loped for the crest of the nearest divide to get the benefit of the first sun-rays.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I rubbed in the spot indicated, and out came the crest and initials exactly as Jack had described them.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CREST

  • apex
  • banner
  • beak
  • bill
  • cap
  • cork
  • crest
  • crown
  • heading
  • headline
  • height
  • peak
  • pitch
  • point
  • promontory
  • streamer
  • summit
  • tip
  • vertex
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