Simplon Pass

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Sim·plon Pass

 (sĭm′plŏn′, săNm-plôN′)
A pass, 2,008 m (6,588 ft) high, between the Lepontine and Pennine Alps in southern Switzerland. A nearby railroad tunnel system, 19.8 km (12.3 mi) long, extends southeastward into Italy.
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Simplon Pass

(ˈsɪmplɒn)
n
(Placename) a pass over the Lepontine Alps in S Switzerland, between Brig (Switzerland) and Iselle (Italy). Height: 2009 m (6590 ft)
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