Kilimanjaro


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Kil·i·man·ja·ro

 (kĭl′ə-mən-jär′ō), Mount
The highest mountain in Africa, in northeast Tanzania near the Kenya border, consisting of three volcanoes rising from a broad base. The highest peak, 5,895 m (19,341 ft) high, was first climbed in 1889.

Kilimanjaro

(ˌkɪlɪmənˈdʒɑːrəʊ)
n
(Placename) a volcanic massif in N Tanzania: the highest peak in Africa; extends from east to west for 80 km (50 miles). Height: 5895 m (19 340 ft)

Kil•i•man•ja•ro

(ˌkɪl ə mənˈdʒɑr oʊ)

n.
a volcanic mountain in NE Tanzania: highest peak in Africa. 19,321 ft. (5889 m).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Kilimanjaro - the highest peak in AfricaKilimanjaro - the highest peak in Africa; located in northeastern Tanzania; 19,340 feet high
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
Translations
Kilimandzsáró

Kilimanjaro

[kɪlɪmændˈʒɑːrəʊ] NKilimanjaro m

Kilimanjaro

[ˌkɪlɪmənˈdʒɑːrəʊ] n
Mount Kilimanjaro → le mont Kilimandjaro

Kilimanjaro

[ˌkɪlɪmənˈdʒɑːrəʊ] n (also Mount Kilimanjaro) → il Kilimangiaro
References in classic literature ?
He was now in German East Africa and it was his intention to skirt the mountains west of Kilimanjaro, whose rugged peaks he was quite willing to give a wide berth, and then swing eastward along the south side of the range to the railway that led to Tanga, for his experience among men suggested that it was toward this railroad that German troops would be likely to converge.
Two days later, from the southern slopes of Kilimanjaro, he heard the boom of cannon far away to the east.
Sue Paterson, from Rutland House Referrals, in St Helens, will climb Mount Kilimanjaro, in Africa, as part of a team of 12 climbers.
Oman Cancer Association (OCA) is organising the Mt Everest Base Camp Challenge and Mt Kilimanjaro Summit Climb next year.
Dubai-based flydubai's inaugural flight touched down today at Kilimanjaro International Airport (JRO), increasing capacity to Tanzania and further expanding its network in Africa to twelve destinations.
A high-level delegation welcomed flydubai's maiden flight to Kilimanjaro.
Islamabad: After conquering Pakistan's mighty peaks, the young Pakistani adventure athlete Samar Khan has become the first woman in the world to scale Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, on bicycle.
Following this surge in demand, flydubai has announced plans to launch flights to Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, beginning in October.
What do you call someone who climbs Kilimanjaro and says "Never doing altitude again" then goes up Everest?
Mount Kilimanjaro located in Tanzania has an altitude of 5,895 meters/19,341 feet above sea level.
The town of Moshi, which is located in the foothills of Mt Kilimanjaro, is already experiencing severe water shortages as rivers begin to dry up, starving farmland of water in an area already struggling to cope with a dramatic drop in rainfall.
At breaking point just a few steps short of Stella Point atop Mount Kilimanjaro, when even the most seasoned climbers run out of breath, Said Nasser steeled his nerves and told himself: "I'm here for a reason.