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High Point

a city in central North Carolina. Unabridged
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  • After lunch Mertz ascended a High Point and was able to trace out a route which conducted us in a few hours to a better surface.

    The Home of the Blizzard Douglas Mawson
  • Above them, on a High Point of stone, it was crouching to spring.

  • This is so arranged that by leaning toward the High Point of his wing planes the aeroplane is restored to an even keel.

    Flying Machines W.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell
  • The view was superb as it is anywhere from a High Point in this region.

    A Canyon Voyage Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
  • And from the High Point of one tower the pointed tail of a banner cracked in the wind.

    Key Out of Time Andre Alice Norton
British Dictionary definitions for High Point

high point

a moment or occasion of great intensity, interest, happiness, etc: the award marked a high point in his life
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