Meaning of SUMMIT in English
/ ˈsʌmɪt; NAmE / noun
the highest point of sth, especially the top of a mountain :
We reached the summit at noon.
This path leads to the summit.
( figurative )
the summit of his career
an official meeting or series of meetings between the leaders of two or more governments at which they discuss important matters :
a summit in Moscow
a summit conference
late Middle English (in the general sense top part ): from Old French somete , from som top, from Latin summum , neuter of summus highest.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005