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Entry Word: notch
Function: noun
Text: 1 a V-shaped cut usually on an edge or a surface <lifted up the fence rail and put it in the notch cut into the post>
Synonyms chip, hack, indentation, kerf, nick
Related Words punch; groove, score; slit, slot
2 a narrow opening between hillsides or mountains that can be used for passage <try to get through the notch before the storm blows in> -- see CANYON
3 an individual part of a process, series, or ranking <sales for the album increased, and it moved up another notch on the music charts> -- see DEGREE 1