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1. a conspicuous and often rounded natural elevation of the earth's surface, less high or craggy than a mountain
2. over the hill Military slang absent without leave or deserting


1. Archibald Vivian. 1886--1977, British biochemist, noted for his research into heat loss in muscle contraction: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1922)
2. Damon Graham Devereux, son of Graham Hill. born 1960, British motor-racing driver; Formula One world champion (1996)
3. David Octavius 1802--70, Scottish painter and portrait photographer, noted esp for his collaboration with the chemist Robert Adamson (1821-- 48)
4. Geoffrey (William). born 1932, British poet: his books include King Log (1968), Mercian Hymns (1971), The Mystery of the Charity of Charles Péguy (1983), and The Orchards of Syon (2002)
5. Graham. 1929--75, British motor-racing driver: world champion (1962, 1968)
6. Octavia. 1838--1912, British housing reformer; a founder of the National Trust
7. Sir Rowland. 1795--1879, British originator of the penny postage
8. Susan (Elizabeth). born 1942, British novelist and writer of short stories: her books include I'm the King of the Castle (1970) The Woman in Black (1983), and Felix Derby (2002)
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What does it mean when you dream about a hill?

To climb and climb is to struggle and not succeed, whereas to reach the top of the hill is to have succeeded.

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A land surface feature characterized by strong relief; it is a prominence smaller than a mountain.
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Even so the German collided with Damon Hill for Herbert to be gifted a highly popular first victory of his career.
The Formula One title battle between Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton could boil over in Sunday's British Grand Prix, according to former world champion and fellow Briton Damon Hill.
To celebrate the US Grand Prix this weekend we are giving away a massive poster signed by Damon Hill.
Damon Hill's Spa triumph has finally put his pre-season buyers in profit.
Richard Burden has joined race legend Damon Hill in calling for the race to be cancelled in the wake of riots and anti-government protests that have led to deaths in the Middle Eastern state.
Andrew emerged from a two-seater, 600hp Formula Masters car after being chauffeured by Damon Hill to say it was like being a passenger in a Tornado fighter jet.
DAMON HILL believes patience is the key if Silverstone is to secure the long-term future of the British Grand Prix.
From BYRON YOUNG DAMON HILL warned Jenson Button to raise his game or lose the title.
Summary: Damon Hill believes Formula One has "a lot of soul searching to do" in order to clean up its act.
MOTOR RACING: Damon Hill believes Formula One has "a lot of soul searching to do" in order to clean up its act.
Hamilton is the first Briton to win the Formula One crown since Damon Hill in 1996, and is now on course to become one of the world's biggest sports stars alongside the likes of golfer Tiger Woods, tennis player Roger Federer and footballer David Beckham.