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  Words related to notch

Related / Similar Words: nick, snick, pass, mountain pass

 

Definition:
  • a small cut;
  • a V-shaped or U-shaped indentation carved or scratched into a surface; "there were four notches in the handle of his revolver";
  • the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks; "we got through the pass before it started to snow";
  • a V-shaped indentation; "mandibular notch";
  • notch a surface to record something;
  • cut or make a notch into; "notch the rope";

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    Hyponyms: serration, thumb index, undercut, Brenner Pass, col, gap, Cumberland Gap, defile, gorge, Donner Pass, Khyber Pass, saddleback, saddle, incisure, incisura, score, nock, mark, indent

     

    Part Meronyms: range, mountain range, range of mountains, chain, mountain chain, chain of mountains

     

    Derivational Morphology: nick, snick, chip

     

     
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