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crest / cresta
 
crest   [krest]
A. -noun
a. [of bird, wave]   cresta (f)
b. [of turkey]   moco (m)
c. [of hill]   cima (f),   cumbre (f)   (on helmet)   penacho (m)   (Heraldry)   blasónoun (m)
d. to be on the crest of a wave   estar en la cresta de la ola
B. -transitive verb
[+hill]   coronar,   alcanzar la cima de
C. -intransitive verb
(United States)   llegar al masculineáximo,   alcanzar su punto masculineánoun alto
·the flood crested at two metres
·las aguas llegaron a dos metros sobre su nivel normal
 
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