mountaintop

[moun-tn-top]
noun
1.
the top or summit of a mountain.
adjective
2.
situated at the top or summit of a mountain: a mountaintop house.

Origin:
1585–95; mountain + top1

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Mountaintop-removal operations are leveling the peaks and forested ridges where she has lived her whole life.
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