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Synonyms for ridge

Synonyms for ridge

a long narrow natural elevation or striation

any long raised strip

a long narrow natural elevation on the floor of the ocean

a long narrow range of hills

any long raised border or margin of a bone or tooth or membrane

a beam laid along the edge where two sloping sides of a roof meet at the top

extend in ridges

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plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip

throw soil toward (a crop row) from both sides

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spade into alternate ridges and troughs

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form into a ridge

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Forms of dermal ridges are considered to be biomarkers of our genes, reflecting the DNA pattern and genetic instability.
(8) Fine dermal ridges at fingertips are formed at the end of the 4th month of gestation.
as long as the unwritten life lasts in its written laws, the dermal ridges needed only an unspecified moment to unfold.
The genetics of dermal ridges. Springfield, Ill.: Charles Thomas; 1968.