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Word: knoll

Definition: little round hill; hillock

Sentences Containing 'knoll'

How often, at hare and hounds, have I seen him mounted on a little knoll, cheering the whole field on to action, and waving his hat above his grey head, oblivious of King Charles the Martyr's head, and all belonging to it!

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