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Definition of the noun alleghenies
What does alleghenies mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- the western part of the Appalachian Mountains; extending from northern Pennsylvania to southwestern Virginia
- lexical domain: Natural Objects - nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)
- synonym of Alleghenies: Allegheny Mountains
- instance of: chain / chain of mountains / mountain chain / mountain range / range / range of mountains = a series of hills or mountains
- part of: Keystone State / PA / Pa. / Pennsylvania = a Mid-Atlantic state; Old Dominion / Old Dominion State / VA / Va. / Virginia = a state in the eastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies; Mountain State / W.V. / West Virginia / WV = a state in east central United States; Appalachian Mountains / Appalachians = a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Quebec to the Gulf of Mexico
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by United States. 60th Congress. 2d session., 1908-1909. House. [from old catalog]
Between the Missouri River and the Alleghenies is a mixed market, where it is a fight for the market, a fight every day.
by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means, Sereno Elisha Payne
Between the Missouri River and the Alleghenies is a mixed market, where it is a fight for the market, a fight every ...
by Jim Homerosky
Although McConnellsburg is quite a haul for most folks, a trip to the Southern Alleghenies is a rewarding experience. Recreational opportunities abound, and the region's small towns offer warmth and hospitality. McConnellsburg, county seat ...
by Steven A. Riess
A year later, however, the Alleghenies paid a $25 entrance fee and joined the newly formed International Association, a 15-team league set up as a rival to the NL. Though the league had a law banning the practice of revolving— “a person ...
by John N. Ingham
In 1770 the group petitioned for a grant of some 20 million acres lying between the Alleghenies and the upper Ohio. A scheme had been devised for a new colony, to be called "Vandalia," and a tentative frame of government had been decided ...
Collier's New Encyclopedia (1921)
A Loose-leaf and Self-revising Reference Work ; with Illustrations and Ninety-six Maps
also called Alleghenies, a vast mountain range in North America, extending for 1,300 miles from Cape Gaspé, on the Gulf of St. Lawrence, S. W. to Alabama. The system_ has been divided into three great sections: the northern (including the ...
The Encyclopaedia Britanica (1889)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Supplement
Its range is from southeast Pennsylvania along the Alleghenies to central Alabama, and westward through_Kentucky and Tennessee. to north-east Miss1ssippi, it also oeUmbrella Tree. curring in central and south-west Arkansas. It is most ...
Containing a Condensed History of Pennsylvania, of Erie County, and of the Several Cities, Boroughs and Townships in the County Also Portraits and Biographies of the Governor's Since 1790, and of Numerous Representative Citizens by Benjamin Whitman
The bituminous coal fields are, in general, on the western slope of the Alleghenies, while the anthracite mines are limited to the eastern side, along and between the Susquehanna, Schuylkill and Lehigh rivers. The mountains and hills give rise ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1896)
a dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature by William Harrison De Puy, T. S. Baynes
APPALACHIAN MOUNTAINS, a comprehensive term for the numerous ranges of high hills — called also the Alleghenies — which traverse the eastern part of the United States, ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1E1G2H4E1N1I1E1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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