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(Placename) a mountain range in central Greece between Epirus and Thessaly. Highest peak: Mount Smólikas, 2633 m (8639 ft). Modern Greek name: Píndhos


(ˈpɪn dəs)

a mountain range in central Greece: highest peak, 7665 ft. (2335 m).
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However, there is considerable evidence of birch from the Late Glacial rock-shelter site of Boila in the Pindus mountain range, Epirus (dated approximately 15,000 BP to early Holocene).
In which European country are the Pindus Mountains mainly to be found?
The six Greek Orthodox monasteries are built on spectacular natural rock pillars on the edge of the Pindus Mountains.