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 (rə-nîr′, rā-), Mount
A volcanic peak, 4,392 m (14,411 ft) high, of the Cascade Range in west-central Washington. It is the highest point in the range and the highest elevation in the state.


adj. rain·i·er, rain·i·est
Characterized by, full of, or bringing rain.

rain′i·ness n.
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(ˈreɪnɪə; reɪˈnɪə; rə-)
(Placename) Mount Rainier a mountain in W Washington State: the highest mountain in the state and in the Cascade Range. Height: 4392 m (14 410 ft)
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(rəˈnɪər, reɪ-, ˈreɪ nɪər)

Mount, a volcanic peak in W Washington, in the Cascade Range. 14,408 ft. (4392 m).
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