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notches

noun , plural of notch

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1 a V-shaped cut usually on an edge or a surface
  • lifted up the fence rail and positioned it in the notch cut into the post
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2 a narrow opening between hillsides or mountains that can be used for passage
  • try to get through the notch before the storm blows in
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canyons (also cañons), cols, couloirs, defiles, flumes, gaps, gills [British], gorges, gulches, gulfs, kloofs [South African], linns [chiefly Scottish], passes, ravines, saddles

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3 an individual part of a process, series, or ranking
  • sales for the album increased, and it moved up another notch on the music charts
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