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Su·de·ten

 (so͞o-dā′tn, zo͞o-) also Su·de·tes (so͞o-dē′tēz)
A series of mountain ranges along the Czech-Polish border between the Elbe and Oder Rivers. The mountains extend for about 300 km (185 mi) and rise to 1,602 m (5,256 ft).

Sudetes

(suːˈdiːtiːz) or

Sudeten Mountains

pl n
(Placename) a mountain range in E central Europe, along the N border of the Czech Republic, extending into Germany and Poland: rich in minerals, esp coal. Highest peak: Schneekoppe, 1603 m (5259 ft)
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The first Neolithic, Linearbandkeramik agropastoral groups north of the Carpathian and Sudeten Mountains appeared c.
At the very end of the story the boy is at school in the sanatorium for children in the Sudeten Mountains.
Prevailing westerly winds have carried acid gases toward the Sudeten Mountains, where nearly 75 percent of the forests have been either destroyed or adversely affected, and other acid deposition is affecting poorly buffered soils over a wide area of the European Community.