AskDefine | Define hillock

Dictionary Definition

hillock n : a small natural hill [syn: knoll, mound, hummock, hammock]

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English

Noun

  1. a small hill

Extensive Definition

A hillock is a small hill, usually separated from a larger group of hills such as a range. Hillocks are similar in their distribution and size to small mesas or buttes.

Notes

hillock in Spanish: Cerrillos

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