summit

/ˈsʌmət / (say 'sumuht)

noun
1. the highest point or part, as of a hill, a line of travel, or any object; the top; the apex.
2. the highest point of attainment or aspiration.
3. the highest state or degree.
4. a meeting or conference between heads of state or the heads of any other organisations.
5. diplomacy at the highest level.
adjective
6. Diplomacy between heads of state or the heads of any other organisations: summit conference.
verb (summitted, summitting)
verb (i)
7. (in mountaineering) to reach the summit.
verb (t)
8. (in mountaineering) to reach the summit of (a peak).
{late Middle English sommet, from French, from Latin summum, properly neuter of summus highest}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Summit — may refer to: * Summit (topography), the highest point of a hill or mountainLocationsUnited States: * Summit, Arizona * Summit, Arkansas * Summit, California * Summit, Illinois * Summit, DeKalb County, Indiana * Summit, Greene County, Indiana *… …   Wikipedia

  • Summit — Summit, AZ U.S. Census Designated Place in Arizona Population (2000): 3702 Housing Units (2000): 1259 Land area (2000): 10.120625 sq. miles (26.212298 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.120625 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Summit — ist der Name der Städte: Summit (Arizona) Summit (Alabama) Summit (Arkansas) Summit (Illinois) Summit (Mississippi) Summit (Nevada) Summit (New Jersey) Summit (New York) Summit (Oklahoma) Summit (Pyrenäen) Summit (South Carolina) Summit (South… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • summit — sum‧mit [ˈsʌmt] noun [countable] an important meeting or set of meetings between the leaders of several governments: • The two presidents agreed to hold a summit in the spring. * * * summit UK US /ˈsʌmɪt/ noun [C] MEETINGS, POLITICS ► a very… …   Financial and business terms

  • summit — [sum′it] n. [ME sommete < OFr, dim. of som, summit < L summum, highest part < summus, highest: see SUM] 1. the highest point, part, or elevation; top or apex 2. the highest degree or state; acme 3. ☆ a) the highest level of officials;… …   English World dictionary

  • Summit — Sum mit, n. [F. sommet, dim. of OF. som, sum, top, from L. summum, from summus highest. See {Sum}, n.] 1. The top; the highest point. [1913 Webster] Fixed on the summit of the highest mount. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. The highest degree; the utmost… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • summit — summit, peak, pinnacle, climax, apex, acme, culmination, meridian, zenith, apogee can mean the highest point attained or attainable. Summit is applied to what represents the topmost level attainable by effort or to what is the highest in its type …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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  • summit — [pr.: sámit] n. Întâlnire (politică la cel mai înalt nivel). /cuv. engl. Trimis de siveco, 02.04.2008. Sursa: NODEX  SUMMIT [SÁMIT] s. n. întâlnire (politică) la cel mai înalt nivel. (< engl. summit) Trimis de raduborza, 30.05.2008. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • Summit, AR — U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 586 Housing Units (2000): 280 Land area (2000): 1.225333 sq. miles (3.173598 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.225333 sq. miles (3.173598 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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