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cliff

noun

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  1. a steep wall of rock, earth, or ice the cliff rises 200 feet from the island's south shore Synonyms barranca (also barranco), bluff, crag, escarpment, palisade, precipice, scar, scarp Related Words butte, cuesta, hogback, tor; bulwark, embankment; declivity, drop-off, pitch


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