Mount Everest

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Noun1.Mount Everest - a mountain in the central Himalayas on the border of Tibet and NepalMount Everest - a mountain in the central Himalayas on the border of Tibet and Nepal; the highest mountain peak in the world (29,028 feet high)
Kingdom of Nepal, Nepal - a small landlocked Asian country high in the Himalayas between India and China
Sitsang, Thibet, Tibet, Xizang - an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas
Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas - a mountain range extending 1500 miles on the border between India and Tibet; this range contains the world's highest mountain
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Mount Everest

[ˌmaʊntˈɛvərɪst] nle mont Everest
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In the language of the country this peak is called "Forehead of the Sky".
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