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Ol·ives(ŏl′ivz), Mount ofalso Ol·i·vet (ŏl′ə-vĕt′)
A ridge of hills in the West Bank east of Jerusalem. At its western foot is the biblical site of the Garden of Gethsemane.
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(Placename) Mount of Olives a hill to the east of Jerusalem: in New Testament times the village Bethany (Mark 11:11) was on its eastern slope and Gethsemane on its western one
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also Ol•i•vet(ˈɒl əˌvɛt, -vɪt)
n. Mount of,
a small ridge E of Jerusalem. Highest point, 2737 ft. (834 m).
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