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promontory
used in The Age of Innocence

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Definition
a high point of land or rock that overlooks land at lower elevation — often a rocky one that juts out into the sea
  • The fog of sultriness still hung over the city, but ahead lay a fresh world of ruffled waters, and distant promontories with light-houses in the sun.
    Chapter 23 (90% in)

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