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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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References in classic literature ?
There is no hope except the hope against hope that the crest is clear.
Our horseman, now within a quarter of a mile of the crest, suddenly wheels to the left and gallops in a direction parallel to it.
Our cannon speak and the enemy's now open in full chorus; to right and left as far as we can see, the distant crest, seeming now so near, erects its towers of cloud, and the great shot pitch roaring down among our moving masses.
Again he directs his eyes forward; they slowly traverse that malign and awful crest.
In order for instructions made using the CREST voting service to be valid, the appropriate CREST message ("CREST Voting Instruction") must be properly authenticated in accordance with Euroclear's specifications and must contain the information required for such instructions, as described in the CREST Manual.
With this, Crest has identified a solution to help their partnering retailers retain current and past customers.
This album has the names of the original owners written inside the front cover, the first owner being an Arthur Stokes in 1876, and I admire the skill and patience with which he has carefully cut out each crest.
Under Crest's proposal, Crest would provide USD240m of debt financing to Clearwire through a note purchase agreement.
Dairy Crest said Hall would step down from the role at the end of December but would stay on in a part-time capacity until the end of April 2007.
Sponsored by Crest and the only one of its kind in California, the Smile Shoppe offers free dental screenings and treatment to active members of the Boys & Girls Club, performing everything from regular checkups to oral surgery.
We are delighted by the public's tremendous response to our building and equally excited about the future of this dynamic and steadily evolving neighborhood," stated Metro Loft President Nathan Berman, who noted that The Crest passed the "300 mark" in apartment rentals in November and interest in the property has been steadily growing.
An extraordinary number of diverse cellular phenotypes including sensory neurons, sympathetic neurons, and Schwann cells in the peripheral nervous system, cartilage and bone in the head, smooth muscle, connective cells in the dorsal fin, and all non-retinal pigment cells, are derived from the neural crest (LeDouarin 1982).
Perhaps the large crest was for maintaining level flight when catching a fish.
Dairy Crest Ingredients' Technical Sales Team will continue to be based at The Technical Centre Crudgington, Telford, Shropshire.