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PRECIPICE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does precipice mean? 

PRECIPICE (noun)
  The noun PRECIPICE has 1 sense:

1. a very steep cliff

  Familiarity information: PRECIPICE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PRECIPICE (noun)


Sense 1precipice [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A very steep cliff

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Hypernyms ("precipice" is a kind of...):

cliff; drop; drop-off (a steep high face of rock)


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