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1. ridge  (noun) 
a beam laid along the ridge of a roof; provides attachment for upper end of rafters

  Also known as: ridgepole, rooftree


  Part Meronym:
    gable roof     saddle roof     saddleback     saddleback roof


  More Generic:
    beam


2. ridge  (noun) 
any long raised border or margin of a bone or tooth or membrane



  More Specific:
supraorbital ridge / supraorbital torus / superciliary ridge / superciliary arch - a ridge on the frontal bone above the eye socket


  More Generic:
    process     outgrowth     appendage


3. ridge  (noun) 
a long narrow natural elevation or striation



  More Specific:
bank - a long ridge or pile
bar - a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore
dune / sand dune - a ridge of sand created by the wind
esker - (geology) a long winding ridge of post glacial gravel and other sediment
ledge / shelf - a projecting ridge on a mountain or submerged under water
reef - a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water
ripple mark - one of a series of small ridges produced in sand by water currents or by wind


  More Generic:
    natural elevation     elevation


4. ridge  (noun) 
a long narrow range of hills



  More Specific:
arete - a sharp narrow ridge found in rugged mountains
hogback / horseback - a narrow ridge of hills


  More Generic:
    geological formation     formation


5. ridge  (noun) 
any long raised strip



  More Specific:
raphe / rhaphe - a ridge that forms a seam between two parts
corrugation - a ridge on a corrugated surface


  More Generic:
    convex shape     convexity


6. ridge  (verb) 
form into a ridge



  More Generic:
    shape     form


7. ridge  (verb) 
spade into alternate ridges and troughs; "ridge the soil"



  More Generic:
    spade


8. ridge  (verb) 
throw soil toward (a crop row) from both sides; "He ridged his corn"



  More Generic:
    throw


9. ridge  (verb) 
plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip



  Category:
    farming / agriculture / husbandry

  More Generic:
    plow     plough     turn


10. ridge  (verb) 
extend in ridges; "The land ridges towards the South"



  More Generic:
    cover     extend


 

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