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Definition of on top

1 : on the highest part or surface of something vanilla ice cream with chocolate sauce and a cherry on top
2 chiefly British : winning a game or competition The team was on top after the first half.

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“On top.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20top. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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