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Chain of Mountains

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Definition of the noun chain of mountains

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  1. a series of hills or mountains

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Google previewThe Military Geography (1889)

by George Lund Dunnett

A Chain of Mountains is a connected series of mountains. The highest point in a chain of mountains is termed the culminating point. A Volcano is a mountain which has ejected, or still does eject, smoke, flame, and melted matter. One is known ...

Google previewA History of All Nations, from the Earliest Periods to the Present Time; Or, Universal History: in which the History of Every Nation, Ancient and Modern, is Separately Given (1866)

Illustrated by 70 Stylographic Maps and 700 Engravings by Samuel Griswold Goodrich

The great central chain of mountains is the Cevennes. These branch off in various directions under different names. The loftiest peaks are about six ...

Google previewPapers by Command (1908)

by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons

North and west, only some two miles distant, a chain of mountains is a natural boundary, while on the south the ground is low lying and stretches in a flat plain into the country, forming an ideal building ground for a growing city. The Lagan ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

The chain of mountains again acquires greater elevation and breadth beyond the cataracts, and occupies the track enclosed by the rivers Caura, Padamo, and Cavony, and stretches southward to the boundless forests where the Portuguese ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geography, ancient and modern, etc (1834)

by Josiah CONDER (Editor of “The Patriot.”.)

A chain of mountains separating the circle of Saxony, to which it gives name, from Bohemia, and joining the Riesengebirge on the frontiers of Silesia. The highest summits are about 3800 feet above the sea. ESK. The name of several rivers of ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature. By Abraham Rees, ... with the Assistance of Eminent Professional Gentlemen. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings, by the Most Disinguished Artists. In Thirthy-nine Volumes. Vol. 1 [- 39] (1819)

The chain of mountains which separates Algarve from Alentejo, begins to the northward of Cape St. Vincent, near to the coast ; at first it conftitutes the elevated Serra de Monchique; then, again falling, it forms de Serra de Caldeirao ; and, laftly, ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

ROOKY MOUNTAINS, the chain of mountains in the central and western portions of the North American continent, being the continuation northward of the Cordilleras of Central America and Mexico. The S. portion of the great chain to the N.

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