Kinchinjunga


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Kinchinjunga

(ˌkɪntʃɪnˈdʒʌŋɡə)
n
(Placename) a variant of Kangchenjunga
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Noun1.Kinchinjunga - a mountain the Himalayas on the border between Nepal and Tibet (28,208 feet high)Kinchinjunga - a mountain the Himalayas on the border between Nepal and Tibet (28,208 feet high)
Kingdom of Nepal, Nepal - a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
Sitsang, Thibet, Tibet, Xizang - an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas
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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Lear arrived in Darjeeling in January 1874 and decided that Lord Aberdare's painting should be a view of Mount Kinchinjunga at 28,146 feet high one of the highest peaks in the Himalayas.
Kinchinjunga from Darjeeling is on display at the museum's exhibition, Victorian Dreamers: Welsh Collections of the 19th Century Art, which runs until January 8.
The museum needs to raise pounds 400,000 by March for the painting, Kinchinjunga from Darjeeling (1877).