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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A relatively low hill on the lower slope of a mountain.

Usage examples (37)
  • The lower third of the mountains, that is, the foothill section, is only tree-dotted.
  • So a team starts in back at the foothill down here.
  • "Why, this is just another foothill," she exclaimed.
  • (Fergana Valley); temperate in northern foothill zone for more
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