Kosciuszko


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Kos·ci·usz·ko

 (kŏs′ē-ŭs′kō, kŏs′kē-), Mount
The highest mountain of Australia, in the southeast part of the country in the Australian Alps. It rises to 2,228 m (7,310 ft).

Kos·ci·uśz·ko

(kôsh-cho͝osh′kō) or Kos·ci·us·ko (kŏs′ē-ŭs′kō, kŏs′kē-), Thaddeus 1746-1817.
Polish general and patriot who fought with the colonists in the American Revolution and was a leader in Poland's struggle for independence from Russia.

Kosciuszko

(ˌkɒsɪˈʌskəʊ)
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(Placename) Mount Kosciuszko a mountain in Australia, in SE New South Wales in the Australian Alps: the highest peak in Australia. Height: 2230 m (7316 ft)
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Noun1.Kosciuszko - Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)Kosciuszko - Polish patriot and soldier who fought with Americans in the American Revolution (1746-1817)
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Historic Cracow mounds (prehistoric: the Krakus Mound and Wanda Mound and relatively new ones: the Kosciuszko Mound and Pilsudski Mound) are among the biggest anthropogenic objects of this type in Poland.
It involves reaching the tops of mountains that include Mount Everest in Asia, the peak of which is 8,848m above sea level; Mount Aconcagua in South America, which rises 6,962m above sea level; Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa (5,895m), Mount Elbrus in Europe (5,642m); Vinson Massif in Antarctica (4,897m) and Mount Kosciuszko in Australia (2,228m).
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Visitors can learn about joint operations with British forces and Poland's RAF 303 Kosciuszko Squadron, which was based in Ballyhalbert, Co Down, in 1943.
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Since then, he has also reached the summits of Cerro Aconcagua (South America), Vinson Massif (Antarctica), Elbrus (Europe), Mount Everest (Asia), Carstensz Pyramid and Mount Kosciuszko (Australia).