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[muh-nad-nok] /məˈnæd nɒk/

Physical Geography. a residual hill or mountain standing well above the surface of a surrounding peneplain.
(initial capital letter) Mount, a mountain peak in SW New Hampshire. 3186 feet (971 meters).
a residual hill that consists of hard rock in an otherwise eroded area
A mountain or rocky mass that has resisted erosion and stands isolated in an essentially level area.


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