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aiguille

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noun ai·guille \ā-ˈgwēl, -ˈgwē\

Definition of aiguille

  1. :  a sharp-pointed pinnacle of rock



Origin and Etymology of aiguille

French, literally, needle — more at aglet


First Known Use: 1809


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