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01. Leaders of the industrialized world met for the start of an important economic [summit] in New York today.
02. The leaders of the Spanish team reached the [summit] of Mount Everest at 3:00 this afternoon.
03. During the 1997 Kyoto [summit], the world's governments agreed to work to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
04. From the [summit] at Mount Washington, you can see for miles.
05. Let's meet at the [summit] at 3:30 so we can ski the last run down the mountain together.
06. Next week's [summit] of the nuclear powers is a first step in reducing the world's nuclear arsenal.
07. The climbers finally reached the [summit] of the mountain after a last 5-hour assault.
08. Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that truth is the [summit] of being, and justice is the application of it to affairs.
09. The peace [summit] between the two nations is expected to go ahead, despite the conflicts between troops on the borders.
10. They stood on the [summit] of the mountain after a six-hour climb.
11. We reached the [summit] of Hurricane Ridge after about three hours of hard cycling up the 14-mile incline.
12. At the [summit] of his career, he had a personal fortune of over 20 million dollars.
13. Yasser Arafat will attend an Arab [summit] in Beirut, at which Saudi Arabia is expected to present a proposal for Arab-Israeli peace.
14. In March of 1995, 182 countries attended a United Nations social [summit], where they pledged to take action to wipe out global poverty.
15. In 1953, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to climb to the [summit] of Mount Everest.
16. In June 2000, a historic first south-north [summit] took place between South Korea's President Kim Dae-jung, and North Korea's leader Kim Chong-il.
17. The very [summit] of Mount Everest is about the size of a billiards table.
18. For every six successful [summits] of Mount Everest, one climber dies.

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