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A range of the Alps between northwest Italy and southeast France. It rises to 3,841 m (12,602 ft) at Mount Viso.
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(Placename) a mountain range in SW Europe, between NW Italy and SE France: part of the Alps. Highest peak: Monte Viso, 3841 m (12 600 ft)
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Cot′ti•an Alps′(ˈkɒt i ən)
a mountain range in SW Europe, in France and Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, 12,602 ft. (3841 m).
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