from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A mark indicating the highest level a body of water reaches.
- noun The highest point, as of achievement; the apex.
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- noun A mark, such as a
lineof seaweed, showing the highest levelreached by a body of water.
- noun by extension The
peakor apexof something.
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- noun a line marking the highest level reached
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