Appalachians


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Noun1.Appalachians - a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Quebec to the Gulf of MexicoAppalachians - a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Quebec to the Gulf of Mexico; a historic barrier to early westward expansion of the United States
Appalachia - an impoverished coal mining area in the Appalachian Mountains (from Pennsylvania to North Carolina)
eastern United States, East - the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River
Alleghenies, Allegheny Mountains - the western part of the Appalachian Mountains; extending from northern Pennsylvania to southwestern Virginia
Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge Mountains - a range of the Appalachians extending from southern Pennsylvania to northern Georgia
Catskill Mountains, Catskills - a range of the Appalachians to the west of the Hudson in southeastern New York; includes many popular resort areas
Cumberland Mountains, Cumberland Plateau - the southwestern part of the Appalachians
Great Smoky Mountains - part of the Appalachians between North Carolina and Tennessee
Green Mountains - a range of the Appalachian Mountains that extends from south to north through Vermont
Taconic Mountains - a range of the Appalachian Mountains along the eastern border of New York with Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont
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Appalachians

[ˌæpəˈleɪtʃənz] NPL(montes mpl) Apalaches mpl
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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.
For Appalachians, the book has been much more troubling and complex.
Synopsis: The "treeless wonders" of the Southern Appalachians are grassy balds that have long baffled scientists and enchanted outdoor enthusiasts.
157), and Sleeter and Grant's (2007) highlighting of Appalachians' "distinct culture," the region's culture is often overlooked, underrepresented, and misrepresented by various media.
Then, 450,000,000 years ago, the eruptions stopped, but the Appalachians continued weathering, and atmospheric carbon levels plummeted.
Which mountains are higher, the Appalachians or the Rockies?
Appalachians have been referred to as the forgotten people and are often overlooked in multicultural counseling.
Situated in the majestic Appalachians, Mountain Creek boasts New Jersey's largest waterpark.
At a recent PanLITHOPROBE workshop, representatives working on the major orogenic provinces of Canada investigated by LITHOPROBE (Cordillera, Appalachians, Grenville, Paleoproterozoic, Superior, Slave orogens; Fig.
"Long Ride West: Many western sediments carne from Appalachians" (SN: 8/30/03, p.
When Appalachians have met their family commitments, which are considered tantamount, then they will try to make their other appointments.