aiguille


ai·guille

noun \ā-ˈgwēl, -ˈgwē\

Definition of AIGUILLE

:  a sharp-pointed pinnacle of rock

Origin of AIGUILLE

French, literally, needle — more at aglet
First Known Use: 1809

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