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promontory
used in Sense and Sensibility

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a high point of land or rock that overlooks land at lower elevation — often a rocky one that juts out into the sea
  • It exactly answers my idea of a fine country, because it unites beauty with utility—and I dare say it is a picturesque one too, because you admire it; I can easily believe it to be full of rocks and promontories, grey moss and brush wood, but these are all lost on me.
    Chapter 18 (28% in)

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