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altitude
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
elevation (height) — typically above sea level or above the earth's surface

or:

(metaphorically) a desirable height
  • There was a speck above the island, a figure dropping swiftly beneath a parachute, a figure that hung with dangling limbs. The changing winds of various altitudes took the figure where they would.
    p. 95.7
altitudes = heights
There are no more uses of "altitude" in Lord of the Flies.

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