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 (ăp′ə-lā′chən, -shən, -lăch′ən)
1. Of or relating to the Appalachian Mountains.
2. Of or relating to Appalachia.


1. (Placename) of, from, or relating to the Appalachian Mountains
2. (Geological Science) geology of or relating to an episode of mountain building in the late Palaeozoic era during which the Appalachian Mountains were formed


(ˌæp əˈleɪ tʃi ən, -tʃən, -ˈlætʃ i ən, -ˈlætʃ ən)

1. of or pertaining to Appalachia or the Appalachian Mountains.
2. a native or inhabitant of Appalachia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Appalachian - a native or inhabitant of Appalachia
American - a native or inhabitant of the United States
Adj.1.Appalachian - in or relating to AppalachiaAppalachian - in or relating to Appalachia  
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Eastwards rise the Appalachians, the very highest point of which, in New Hampshire, does not exceed the very moderate altitude of 5,600 feet.
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Bell (sociology, University of Kentucky) showcases the voices of 12 real Appalachian women fighting back against environmental destruction, toxic effects of the coal industry, and the efforts of coal companies to appropriate private land.
IN THIS COLLECTION OF CONTEMPORARY APPALACHIAN STORIES AND POETRY the editors have chosen to focus on the realities of modern Appalachian life rather than on the stereotypes of the past and the softer pastel accounts that often blur the grimmer aspects of life.
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During this time he commenced graduate studies in Illinois where he interacted with Appalachian artists who further inspired his interest in this field.
Therefore, I wrote a grant to support the purchase of Appalachian picturebooks for my students.
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This study examines superintendent turnover in Kentucky public school districts for 1998/99-2007/08, looking at how turnover varies by rural status, Appalachian and non-Appalachian region, and 2007/08 school district characteristics.

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