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Pronunciation : Cliff
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [AS. clif, cloef; akin to OS. klif, D. klif, klip, Icel. klif, Dan. & G. klippe, Sw. klippa; perh. orig. a climbing place. See Climb.]
Definition : Defn: A high, steep rock; a precipice. Cliff swallow (Zoöl.), a North American swallow (Petrochelidon lunifrons), which builds its nest against cliffs; the eaves swallow.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Cliff
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: See Clef. [Obs.]

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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