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Mont Blanc

(French mɔ̃ blɑ̃)
n
(Placename) a massif in SW Europe, mainly between France and Italy: the highest mountain in the Alps; beneath it is Mont Blanc Tunnel, 12 km (7.5 miles) long. Highest peak (in France): 4807 m (15 771 ft). Italian name: Monte Bianco

Mont Blanc

(mɔ̃ ˈblɑ̃)
n.
a mountain in SE France, near the Italian border: highest peak of the Alps, 15,781 ft. (4810 m).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mont Blanc - the highest mountain peak in the AlpsMont Blanc - the highest mountain peak in the Alps; on the border between France and Italy to the south of Geneva (15,781 feet high)
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
Alps, the Alps - a large mountain system in south-central Europe; scenic beauty and winter sports make them a popular tourist attraction
Translations

Mont Blanc

[mɔ̃blã] Nel Mont Blanc

Mont Blanc

[mɔ̃ˈblɑ̃] nil Monte Bianco
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