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 for summit
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  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.
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              Fixed on the summit of the highest mount. --Shak.
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     2. The highest degree; the utmost elevation; the acme; as,
        the summit of human fame.
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     3. (Zool.) The most elevated part of a bivalve shell, or the
        part in which the hinge is situated.
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     Summit level, the highest level of a canal, a railroad, or
        the like, in surmounting an ascent.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  summit
      n 1: the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage
           of development; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of
           beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the
           height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer
           was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle
           of fame"; "the summit of his ambition"; "so many highest
           superlatives achieved by man"; "at the top of his
           profession" [syn: acme, height, elevation, peak,
           pinnacle, summit, superlative, meridian, tiptop,
           top]
      2: the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or
         hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they
         clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few
         molecules wide at the summit" [syn: peak, crown, crest,
         top, tip, summit]
      3: a meeting of heads of governments [syn: summit, summit
         meeting]
      v 1: reach the summit (of a mountain); "They breasted the
           mountain"; "Many mountaineers go up Mt. Everest but not all
           summit" [syn: summit, breast]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  107 Moby Thesaurus words for "summit":
     acme, acme of perfection, all, apex, apogee, audience, bargaining,
     bargaining session, brow, cap, capstone, ceiling, climax,
     cloud nine, conclave, confab, confabulation, conference,
     confrontation, congress, consultation, consummation, convention,
     council, council fire, council of war, crest, crown, culmen,
     culmination, discussion, edge, end, exchange of views, extreme,
     extreme limit, extremity, eyeball-to-eyeball encounter, heaven,
     heavens, height, high noon, high-level talk, highest degree,
     highest pitch, highest point, hilltop, huddle,
     interchange of views, interview, knoll, last word, limit,
     lofty peak, maximum, meeting, meridian, mountaintop, ne plus ultra,
     negotiations, news conference, no place higher, noon, nth degree,
     palaver, parley, peak, perfection, pic, pico, pike, pink,
     pink of perfection, pinnacle, pitch, point, pole, pourparler,
     powwow, precipice, press conference, ridge, roof, seance, session,
     seventh heaven, sitting, sky, spire, spur, summit conference,
     summitry, the whole, tip, tip-top, top, tor, ultimate, upmost,
     upper extremity, uppermost, utmost, utmost extent, uttermost,
     vertex, very top, zenith
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Summit -- U.S. County in Ohio
     Population (2000):    542899
     Housing Units (2000): 230880
     Land area (2000):     412.723297 sq. miles (1068.948386 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    7.338126 sq. miles (19.005659 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    420.061423 sq. miles (1087.954045 sq. km)
     Located within:       Ohio (OH), FIPS 39
     Location:             41.095605 N, 81.520637 W
     Headwords:
      Summit
      Summit, OH
      Summit County
      Summit County, OH
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Summit -- U.S. County in Utah
     Population (2000):    29736
     Housing Units (2000): 17489
     Land area (2000):     1871.047522 sq. miles (4845.990629 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    10.998556 sq. miles (28.486127 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1882.046078 sq. miles (4874.476756 sq. km)
     Located within:       Utah (UT), FIPS 49
     Location:             40.828522 N, 111.273030 W
     Headwords:
      Summit
      Summit, UT
      Summit County
      Summit County, UT
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Summit -- U.S. County in Colorado
     Population (2000):    23548
     Housing Units (2000): 24201
     Land area (2000):     608.161860 sq. miles (1575.131920 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    11.089165 sq. miles (28.720803 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    619.251025 sq. miles (1603.852723 sq. km)
     Located within:       Colorado (CO), FIPS 08
     Location:             39.574638 N, 106.070643 W
     Headwords:
      Summit
      Summit, CO
      Summit County
      Summit County, CO
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  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. miles (26.212298 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            70240
     Located within:       Arizona (AZ), FIPS 04
     Location:             32.063213 N, 110.943549 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, AZ
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  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 code:            67940
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             36.250212 N, 92.687592 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, AR
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, NJ -- U.S. city in New Jersey
     Population (2000):    21131
     Housing Units (2000): 8146
     Land area (2000):     6.053503 sq. miles (15.678499 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.021436 sq. miles (0.055519 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    6.074939 sq. miles (15.734018 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            71430
     Located within:       New Jersey (NJ), FIPS 34
     Location:             40.716201 N, 74.362459 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     07901
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, NJ
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, OK -- U.S. town in Oklahoma
     Population (2000):    226
     Housing Units (2000): 73
     Land area (2000):     0.912003 sq. miles (2.362077 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.912003 sq. miles (2.362077 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            71450
     Located within:       Oklahoma (OK), FIPS 40
     Location:             35.665561 N, 95.425232 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, OK
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, IL -- U.S. village in Illinois
     Population (2000):    10637
     Housing Units (2000): 3552
     Land area (2000):     2.123687 sq. miles (5.500324 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.153506 sq. miles (0.397578 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.277193 sq. miles (5.897902 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            73638
     Located within:       Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
     Location:             41.788530 N, 87.813909 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, IL
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, SC -- U.S. town in South Carolina
     Population (2000):    219
     Housing Units (2000): 103
     Land area (2000):     1.507531 sq. miles (3.904487 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.507531 sq. miles (3.904487 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            70315
     Located within:       South Carolina (SC), FIPS 45
     Location:             33.924475 N, 81.423098 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, SC
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, SD -- U.S. town in South Dakota
     Population (2000):    281
     Housing Units (2000): 144
     Land area (2000):     0.376049 sq. miles (0.973963 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    0.376049 sq. miles (0.973963 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            62220
     Located within:       South Dakota (SD), FIPS 46
     Location:             45.303743 N, 97.037106 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     57266
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, SD
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, WA -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Washington
     Population (2000):    8041
     Housing Units (2000): 3090
     Land area (2000):     5.166308 sq. miles (13.380677 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    5.166308 sq. miles (13.380677 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            68365
     Located within:       Washington (WA), FIPS 53
     Location:             47.167657 N, 122.358616 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):    
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, WA
      Summit
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Summit, MS -- U.S. town in Mississippi
     Population (2000):    1428
     Housing Units (2000): 658
     Land area (2000):     1.682166 sq. miles (4.356790 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000707 sq. miles (0.001830 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.682873 sq. miles (4.358620 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            71480
     Located within:       Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28
     Location:             31.282793 N, 90.466773 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     39666
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Summit, MS
      Summit
  

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