Appalachian


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Ap·pa·la·chian

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

(ˌæpəˈleɪtʃɪən)
adj
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
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Ap•pa•la•chi•an

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

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Appalachia or the Appalachian Mountains.
n.
2. a native or inhabitant of Appalachia.
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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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