from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A range of hills extending about 56 km (35 mi) along the border between England and Scotland. The Cheviot, 816.2 m (2,676 ft), is the highest elevation.
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- n. a range of hills on the border between England and Scotland
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The one had written the tragedy of Douglas and the other that of Percy, and the great actor playfully remarked, that now the Douglas and the Percy had shaken hands, he hoped the fight in the Cheviot Hills would be forgotten.