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A mountain system of western South America extending more than 8,000 km (4,970 mi) from Venezuela to Tierra del Fuego parallel to the Pacific coast. The Andes rise at many points to more than 6,500 m (21,325 ft).

An′de·an (ăn′dē-ən, ăn-dē′ən) adj. & n.
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(ænˈdiːən; ˈændɪən)
(Placename) of, relating to, or resembling the Andes
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(ˈæn di ən, ænˈdi-)

of or pertaining to the Andes.
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Adj.1.Andean - relating to the Andes and their inhabitantsAndean - relating to the Andes and their inhabitants
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A. ADJandino
B. CPD Andean high plateau Naltiplanicie f andina, altiplano m (LAm) andino
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adjAnden-; Andean countryAndenstaat m
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As such she compared him with herself; and at every discovery of the abundance of his illuminations, and the unmeasurable, Andean altitude of his, she became quite dejected, disheartened from all further effort on her own part whatever.
has signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement with Eutelsat Americas, a subsidiary of Eutelsat Communications (Paris:ETL) for capacity on the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite to support the launch of a white label DTH platform across the Caribbean and the Andean region, the company said.
Patrick Parker took his son Ian to see the Andean bear exhibit at the zoo in Nashville, Tennessee.
Bolivian President Evo Morales takes part in a traditional Andean ceremony in Caracollo yesterday during the unfolding of a huge 200km flag -- called the 'Banderazo' (big flagging) -- linking La Paz with Oruro, to symbolically mark the maritime lawsuit against Chile, which starts next March 19 at the Permanent Court of International Justice in The Hague.
19 December 2017 - Florida, US-based wireless communication infrastructure owner and operator Andean Tower Partners (ATP) has acquired Chile-based Torres Unidas, an owner and operator of communication towers in South America from Boston, US-based investment firm Berkshire Partners, to expand ATP's portfolio of digital communication infrastructure assets in the Andrean region.
Marin-Dale approaches Andean mythology from the perspective of both observer and participant in the culture, with personal knowledge of many of the stories and belief systems she describes.
Under colonial rule, Andean peoples faced tremendous burdens (i.e., harsh treatment, abusive taxes, repartos, and forced labor).
Andean Naturals believes strongly in empowering Bolivian farmers and promoting sustainable agriculture in the Andes.