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Definitions of ridge:
  • noun:   a beam laid along the ridge of a roof; provides attachment for upper end of rafters
  • noun:   any long raised border or margin of a bone or tooth or membrane
  • noun:   a long narrow natural elevation or striation
  • noun:   a long narrow range of hills
  • noun:   any long raised strip
  • verb:   extend in ridges
    Example: "The land ridges towards the South"
  • verb:   spade into alternate ridges and troughs
    Example: "Ridge the soil"
  • verb:   form into a ridge
  • verb:   throw soil toward (a crop row) from both sides
    Example: "He ridged his corn"
  • verb:   plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #6295)

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