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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A narrow ridge of hills.

Usage examples (37)
  • The valley lies between a high wall of red sandstone and the "hogback," -- that is what the foothills are called.
  • The roads led between "hogback" hills, as they are called.
  • A "hogback," be it understood, is a rugged rocky mound, carved by weather erosion.
  • "hogback" in the snow, running a curving parallel with the plain. for more
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