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 (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).
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(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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2007: The population increase of the lesser horseshoe bat Rhinolophus hipposideros at the northern border of its geographical range in the Sudetes. Ber.
Intense geomorphologic and geological studies performed recently in Lower Silesia have revealed the presence of numerous landslide forms in some hill ranges of the Central and Western Sudetes. Knowledge on their morphology and range was enhanced through access and propagation of Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) models from the IT System of the Country's Protection against extreme hazards (ISOK).
En cumplimiento con su politica expansionista, el regimen nazi se anexo primero Austria, posteriormente ocupo la region de los Sudetes en Checoslovaquia e invadio Polonia, evento que desencadeno el inicio de la Segunda Guerra Mundial hasta la victoria de los Aliados en 1945.
(2016) assessed the effects of abandonment of land due to depopulation in the Sudetes Mountains in Poland and found that changes in land use, result in "spontaneous secondary succession of vegetation", particularly on steep and higher slopes, diminishing soil erosion in those areas (Latocha et al., 2016, p.128).
However, before new spa facilities are launched in uranium mineralization areas (the Vistula Spit, the Holy Cross Mountains, the Sudetes) radiation doses at each new location should be reliably estimated.
The idea of Nowa Amerika consists in creation of a "theoretical" country with undefined borders, spreading from the Baltic Sea to the Sudetes, along the Oder and Lusatian Neisse Rivers.
The destruction of forests in the Polish Sudetes Mountains by industrial emissions.