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or Car·raun·too·hil  (kăr′ən-to͞o′əl)
The highest mountain of Ireland, rising to 1,041 m (3,415 ft) in the southwest part of the country in Macgillicuddy's Reeks.
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(ˌkærənˈtuːl) or


(Placename) a mountain in SW Republic of Ireland, in Macgillicuddy's Reeks in Kerry: the highest peak in Ireland. Height: 1041 m (3414 ft)
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So far, the dad to Hollie, seven, and Bobbie, two, has successfully scaled six - Pen y Fan, Snowdon, in Wales, England's Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis, in Scotland, Carrantuohill, Ireland, and Mont Blanc in the French Alps.
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The homeless weirdo camped out on the mountainside near Carrantuohill, Co Kerry, in weather so cold sheep froze to death around him, so he could spy on his victim.