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Definition of the adjective alpestrine

What does alpestrine mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. growing at high altitudes

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Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

alpestrine. la: living on mountains above the tree line.

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1898)

A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie

Alpestrine (al-pestrin), a Pertaining or peculiar to the Alps or other mountainous regions. “Alpestrine diseases. Dana. [Rare.] Alpha (al'fa), n. (Gr., from Heb. aleph, from allig, an ox; perhaps because originally the outline of the letter represented ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

alpestrine (al-pestrin), a. [(ML, alpestris, suitable for pasturage, prop. pertaining to alpes or mountains: see alp2. ] ...

Google previewEnglish-Norwegian Dictionary (1887)

by Ivar Christian Sommerschild Geelmuyden

alpestrine, ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

near butnot below the timberline, alpestrine. Subaltern,sub′altėrn, or subal′tėrn,adj. inferior: subordinate.—n. a subordinate: an officerinthe army under ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Common varieties, including species and cultivars, are: Trifolium alpestre (alpestrine), T. fragiferum.

Google previewA Dictionary of Botanical Terms (1892)

by Arthur Alger Crozier

MOUN'TAINOUS, see ALPEsTRINE. MQVF/MENTS OF VARIATION (Peffer), see ALLASSOTONIC MOVEMENTS. mfIg1~':n'I1woUs, mould-like. MI_I'CiLL(§E, dissolved vegetable jelly; any slimy vegetable product. MTIOILLGTNOUS, slimy, or ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

paco, textile, wool alpaca like guanaco alpaca relative llama alpargata espadrille alpestrine subalpine alpha and omega everything alphabet ABC alphabet character letter, rune alphabet component letter alphabetical list index alphabetical ...

Google previewA Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea (1906)

A Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words by Francis Andrew March

Alpestrine. HEIGHT-LOWNESS. RUBBER. sub-al'- tern.

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Alpestrine (a/pes'-trin) [a/pestris, alpine].

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

Of its confluents only the Mura is considerable, but it receives the excess of many alpestrine ponds. The Drăva flows into the Danube close under the town of Eszék ; at this spot it has already a breadth of 325 metres, and a depth of 6.5 metres.

Google previewThe New Volumes of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)

Constituting in Combination with the Existing Volumes of the Ninth Edition, the Tenth Edition of that Work, and Also Supplying a New, Distinctive, and Independent Library of Reference Dealing with Recent Events and Developments

Of its confluents only the Mura is considerable, but it receives the excess of many alpestrine ponds. The Dráva flows into the Danube close under the town of Eszék ; at this spot it has already a breadth of 325 metres, and a depth of 6.5 metres.

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language (1907)

by Thomas Davidson

near but not below the timber- line, alpestrine. Subaltern, sub'al-tera, or sub-al'tern, ,•.-•/ inferior: subordinate.

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Scrabble value of A1L1P3E1S1T1R1I1N1E1

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