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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The museum needs to raise pounds 400,000 by March for the painting, Kinchinjunga from Darjeeling (1877).
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.