ridge-n; 5 Senses

Sense Number 1: elevated, elongated geological formations, crests

Commentary: RIDGE[+entity][+structure][+geological][+elevation][+elongated]
NOTE: refers to forms on a large geological scale

It is a ridge along the floor of the Pacific Ocean about a thousand miles in length.
From the top of the ridge we could see mountain ranges continuing in the distance.
There is probably only one more ridge of sand dunes until the next oasis.
They attempted to climb the northeast ridge of Everest.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3, 4

Sense Number 2: long raised strips on the surface of something

Commentary: RIDGE[+form][+strip][+surface][+raised]

The manicurist used a file to smooth the ridges on the client's fingernails.
The furrows and ridges in the soil indicated the field had been freshly plowed.
What formed these ridges on the ice of the frozen pond?

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: long, raised extrusions on bones or teeth

Commentary: RIDGE[+entity][+structure][+anatomical][+elevated][+bone]

The patient has a contusion on the supraorbita ridge above the left eye socket.
The bony ridge on that dog's head is where his powerful jaw muscles are attached.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5

Sense Number 4: the intersecting edge where the sides of a roof meet

Commentary: RIDGE[+entity][+structure][+artifact][+roof][+edge][+intersection][+sides]

Water ran down both sides of the roof's ridge.
John erected an antenna near the ridge of his roof.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6

Sense Number 5: an atmospheric region of high pressure

Commentary: RIDGE[+location][+region][+atmospheric][+pressure][+high]

Meteorologists are tracking a ridge of high pressure moving through the midwest.
The weatherman showed several ridges of high pressure on the weather map.

WordNet 0.0 Sense Numbers: 1b