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Definition of the adjective alpestrine
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by Robert Alan Lewis
alpestrine. la: living on mountains above the tree line.
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 ...
The 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. ] ...
English-Norwegian Dictionary (1887)
by Ivar Christian Sommerschild Geelmuyden
near butnot below the timberline, alpestrine. Subaltern,sub′altėrn, or subal′tėrn,adj. inferior: subordinate.—n. a subordinate: an officerinthe army under ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
Common varieties, including species and cultivars, are: Trifolium alpestre (alpestrine), T. fragiferum.
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 ...
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 ...
A 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.
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].
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.
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.
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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Anagrams of ALPESTRINE
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