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(Placename) a variant spelling of Annapurna


or A•na•pur•na

(ˌæn əˈpʊər nə, -ˈpɜr-)

a mountain in N Nepal, in the Himalayas. 26,503 ft. (8078 m).
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Noun1.Anapurna - wife of Siva and a benevolent aspect of Devi: Hindu goddess of plentyAnapurna - wife of Siva and a benevolent aspect of Devi: Hindu goddess of plenty
2.Anapurna - a mountain in the Himalayas in Nepal (26,500 feet high)Anapurna - a mountain in the Himalayas in Nepal (26,500 feet high)
Kingdom of Nepal, Nepal - a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas - a mountain range extending 1500 miles on the border between India and Tibet; this range contains the world's highest mountain
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Tan turistas son los aficionados a la montana que transitan por las laderas del Anapurna, como los que se broncean al sol, hora tras hora y dia tras dia, en los hoteles de playa de Varadero; los que buscan hoteles con encanto en localidades poco publicitadas, como los que consumen estimulantes y buscan discotecas masivas en las que bailar por las costas espanolas mas concurridas.
The clever and captivating evening ends with Anapurna, the Goddess of Food - or an Indian transsexual chef - who creates curry as a magic potion.
I went to Anapurna and that opened my eyes,' said Ken, of Fairview Avenue, Prestatyn, who, as a young man, spent much of his time mountain walking in Snowdonia.