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pinnacle
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
the highest point

in various senses including:
  • the best stage of development
  • a high pointed rock formation or mountain peak
  • a pointed tower at the top of a building
  • They congregated round me; the unstained snowy mountain-top, the glittering pinnacle, the pine woods, and ragged bare ravine, the eagle, soaring amidst the clouds—they all gathered round me and bade me be at peace.
    Chapter 10 (10% in)

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