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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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precipitation, evapotranspiration, surface run-off and subsurface run-off, were performed in the area of the Sudety Mountains for the period of November 2002 - October 2015.
Soil mites (Acari, Mesostigmata) of the "Torfowiska Doliny Izery' reserve in the sudety mountains. Soil Organis., 80: 261-270.
and Bosy, J.: 1998, Recent geodynamics of Eastern Sudety mountains and foreland.
Portrait of Poland is an eight-day Travelsphere tour which includes a stay in the Sudety Mountains. Departures throughout April and early May.
Ciepielowski, A.: 1997, Questionnaire about diagnosis of erosion in the forest on a scale of Forestry District In: Constant observations of hydrological and erosion processes in the Sudety Mountains (in Polish), IBL, Warszawa.
and Makolski, K.: 1994, Deformation monitoring of upper layer of lithosphere at unanimated nature objects in Sudety Mountains. Zeszyty Naukowe Akademii Rolniczej we Wroclawiu.
snd Cacon, S.: 2001, Gravity variations monitoring in the Polish part of Eastern Sudety Mountains and Sudetian Foreland in period 1992-2000, Proceedings of the EGS G9 Symposium "Geodetic and geodynamic programmes of the CEI (Central European Initiative)", Nice, France, 25-30 March 2001, Reports on Geodesy, No.
and Marinkovic, P.: 2008, Deformation of the Margin of Sudety Mountains (Southern Poland) studied by Persistent Scatterers Interferometry, Fifth International Workshop on ERS/Envisat SAR Interferometry, 'FRINGE07', Frascati, Italy.
and Kontny, B.: 1994, Measurement and monitoring system for deformation investigation of lithosphere of natural and engineering objects in Sudety Mountains, Proceed.
and Galuszkiewicz, M.: 2007, Monitoring of permanent GPS stations at the Sudety Mountains, Acta Geodyn.
and Kontny, B.: 1994, Measurement and monitoring system for lithosphere deformations of natural and engineering objects in the Sudety Mountains, Proceed of the 1st Turkish Int.