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promontory
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Frankenstein
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  • The most violent storm hung exactly north of the town, over the part of the lake which lies between the promontory of Belrive and the village of Copet.
  • I carefully traced the windings of the land and hailed a steeple which I at length saw issuing from behind a small promontory.
  • As I turned the promontory I perceived a small neat town and a good harbour, which I entered, my heart bounding with joy at my unexpected escape.
  • In one spot you view rugged hills, ruined castles overlooking tremendous precipices, with the dark Rhine rushing beneath; and on the sudden turn of a promontory, flourishing vineyards with green sloping banks and a meandering river and populous towns occupy the scene.

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  • can see it from Promontory Point
  • The castle looms up on a craggy promontory above the North Sea.

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