Adirondack Mountains

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Adirondack Mountains

A group of mountains in northeast New York between the St. Lawrence River valley in the north and the Mohawk River valley in the south. The range, an extension of the Canadian Shield, rises to 1,629 m (5,344 ft).

Adirondack Mountains

(ˌædɪˈrɒndæk) or

Adirondacks

pl n
(Placename) a mountain range in NE New York State. Highest peak: Mount Marcy, 1629 m (5344 ft)

Ad′i•ron′dack Moun′tains

(ˈæd əˈrɒn dæk, ˌæd-)
n.pl.
a mountain range in NE New York: a part of the Appalachian Mountains. Highest peak, Mt. Marcy, 5344 ft. (1629 m). Also called Ad`i•ron′dacks.
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High in New York State's Adirondak Mountains, deep in snow-covered pine forests, Faisel Ghazi Faisel of Baghdad works and waits to make his contribution to his war-torn homeland.