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

  • n. The side or slope of a hill, situated between the foot and the summit.

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  • n. The side of a hill.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The side or declivity of a hill.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The side or slope of a hill.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the side or slope of a hill


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  • On the other side of the highway to San Antonio and extending up the hillside is the Chula Vista subdivision, very popular with American and Canadian retirees, partly because here is the Chapala area's second golf course, the Chula Vista Country Club.

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  • Set among vibrant greenery on a rise in the hillside is the site of the cooperative.

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  • And the views of the ocean from the hillside is awesome.

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  • For those properties that are going to have any sort of storm surge, those persons would have been evacuated to what we call our hillside properties.

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  • And then all sorts of seedy and surprising revelations trickle out, and we realize how swiftly the line can blur between those on the street and those in hillside homes perched high above it.

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  • The village itself, clinging to the hillside, is a mix of old and new.

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  • Bertie, you are wrong the dents in the wing are quite clearly the result of post processing in Photoshop and the hillside is really a flat landscape shot from the air which has been re-perspectived to look a bit on the steep side.

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  • From what we are told, homeowners with homes in hillside devlopments can be plagued with scorpions especially if their houses have been built in natural scorpion migratory pathways.

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  • A new proposed condominium project on the hillside is still in the planning stages (La Vista).

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  • The lower portion of the hillside is practically devoid of vegetation, except for an occasional nopal or small gnarled tree perched on a truncated cone formed by the erosion.

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