Pyrenean


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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.

Pyrenean

(ˌpɪrəˈniːən)
adj
(Placename) of or relating to the Pyrenees or their inhabitants
Translations

Pyrenean

[ˌpɪrəˈniːən] ADJpirenaico, pirineo

Pyrenean

[ˌpɪrəˈniːən] adjpyrénéen(ne), des Pyrénées

Pyrenean

adjpyrenäisch; Pyrenean mountain dogPyrenäenhund m

Pyrenean

[pɪrəˈniːən] adjpirenaico/a, dei Pirenei
References in classic literature ?
When we came to Pampeluna itself, we found it so indeed; and to me, that had been always used to a hot climate, and to countries where I could scarce bear any clothes on, the cold was insufferable; nor, indeed, was it more painful than surprising to come but ten days before out of Old Castile, where the weather was not only warm but very hot, and immediately to feel a wind from the Pyrenean Mountains so very keen, so severely cold, as to be intolerable and to endanger benumbing and perishing of our fingers and toes.
Contract notice: the object of this contract is the creation and acquisition of the fiber links of the spip instrument (pyrenean infrared spectropolarimeter)
There were many tales to keep us laughing - from huge Pyrenean Mountain dogs to spiders.
I was fourth two years ago and I'd like to try and better that but there are lot of boys trying to get on that podium." CYCLING: Geraint Thomas declared himself over the blip which cost him time in the Pyrenean mountains as he eyed Tour de France success.
Geraint Thomas is confident he is over the blip which saw him distanced by key rivals in the Pyrenean stages of the Tour de France over the weekend.
GERAINT Thomas declared himself over the blip which cost him time in the Pyrenean mountains as he looked ahead to the decisive stages of the Tour de France and an expected battle for supremacy with home hopeful Thibaut Pinot.
There remains an expectation that Alaphilippe will soon fall away from the top of the general classification, but he survived Thursday's first Pyrenean stage without time losses and has now given himself an additional cushion before today's summit finish on the Tourmalet.
There remains an expectation that Alaphilippe, who did not start the Tour targeting the general classification, will soon fall away, but after he survived Thursday's first Pyrenean stage and then pulled out time on a world-class time triallist such as Thomas, the question is when.
The above mentioned assemblages of Alveolina are reported from across the Tethys during early to middle Eocene time including; (1) Laki Range, Lower Indus Basin, Pakistan, (2) Salt Range, Upper Indus Basin, Pakistan, (3) Malaysia, (4) Madagascar, (5) Northern Egypt, (6) Sicily, (7) Greece, (8) Turkey, (9) Central Italy, (10) North East Italy,(11) Northern Spain, (12) Pyrenean Basin, Pyrenean, (13) Southern France.
The nine-stone Pyrenean mountain dog often found himself in the doghouse due to his "escape artist" antics.
A Pyrenean Mountain Dog's ideal if you're jetting off to the ski slopes.