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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. In early Semitic religions, a place of worship built usually on top of a hill.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. an eminence or mound on which sacrifices were offered.
  • n. a mount on which sacrifices were offered.

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