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the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave

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the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)

the center of a cambered road

(heraldry) in medieval times, an emblem used to decorate a helmet

lie at the top of

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reach a high point

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Other birds which are subject to interpretation by Dusuns but not technically omen-bearers, are the crimson sunbird, Javan frogmouth, Indian cuckoo, large-tailed nightjar, common coucal, black and yellow broadbill, and crestless fireback.
The crestless gardener bowerbird is only 9 inches long, while the green catbird grows to a length of 14--15 inches.
Pupilla hebes (Ancey, 1881) crestless column Native
A diversity of terrestrial vertebrate predators fed on seed below dipterocarp crowns: the bearded pig Sus barbatus, Green-winged Pigeon Chalcophaps indica, Crested Wood Partridge Rollulus rouloul, Crestless Fireback Pheasant Lophura erythropthalma, Crested Fireback Pheasant Lophura ignata, red spiny rat Maxomys surifer, brown spiny rat Maxomys rajah, Whitehead's rat Maxomys whiteheadi, Muller's rat Sundamys muelleri, and the long-tailed giant rat Leopoldamys sabanus.
Most records of the species have been obtained through interviews with local hunters (Hood 1993; Dennis 1997) and the presence in the reserve of Black Partridge Melanoperdix nigra, Crestless Fireback Lophura erythrophthalma and Bulwer's Pheasant L.