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Pyr·e·nees

 (pîr′ə-nēz′)
A mountain range of southwest Europe extending along the French-Spanish border from the Bay of Biscay to the Mediterranean Sea. Pico de Aneto, its highest point, rises to 3,404 m (11,168 ft).

Pyr′e·ne′an adj.
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Pyrenees

(ˌpɪrəˈniːz)
pl n
(Placename) a mountain range between France and Spain, extending from the Bay of Biscay to the Mediterranean. Highest peak: Pico de Aneto, 3404 m (11 168 ft)
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Pyr•e•nees

(ˈpɪr əˌniz)

n.pl.
a mountain range between Spain and France. Highest peak, Pico de Aneto, 11,165 ft. (3400 m).
Pyr`e•ne′an, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pyrenees - a chain of mountains between France and SpainPyrenees - a chain of mountains between France and Spain
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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Translations

Pyrenees

[ˌpɪrəˈniːz] NPL the Pyreneesel Pirineo, los Pirineos
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Pyrenees

[ˌpɪrəˈniːz] npl
the Pyrenees → les Pyrénées fpl
in the Pyrenees → dans les Pyrénées
to the Pyrenees
We went to the Pyrenees → Nous sommes allés dans les Pyrénées.
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Pyrenees

plPyrenäen pl
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Pyrenees

[pɪrəˈniːz] npl the Pyreneesi Pirenei
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France, the foothills of the Pyranees. A NICE spicy wine, made from a blend of grenache, carignan and syrah.
The bride and groom, Solomon, and many attendants trekked from Lisbon through the Pyranees to northern Italy--even through Trent while the Council was in session--and finally to Vienna.
A two-street town called Bugarach in the French Pyranees is being projected as the only place on earth that will survive December 21.