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the side or slope of a mountain.
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Love and forgetting might have carried them A little further up the mountainside With night so near,...
(...) fall, in self-forgiveness. It is a flower. On this mountainside it is dying.
Merrily swinging on brier and weed, Near to the nest of his litle dame, Over the mountainside or...
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