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hillock

 [hil´ok]
a small prominence or elevation.

hil·lock

(hil'lok),
In anatomy, any small elevation or prominence.

hillock

(hĭl′ək)
n.
1. A small hill.
2. Biology A small protuberance or elevation, as from an organ, tissue, or structure.

hill′ock·y adj.

hil·lock

(hil'lok)
anatomy Any small elevation or prominence.
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We took our luggage from the caretela and started to walk toward one hillock. At the crest of the hillock, Paul bellowed, calling out the names of his wife and children.
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