Tatra Mountains

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Ta·tra Mountains

 (tä′trə)
A range of the Carpathian Mountains in east-central Europe along the Slovak-Polish border. The Tatras are a popular resort area.
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Tatra Mountains

(ˈtɑːtrə; ˈtæt-)
pl n
(Placename) a mountain range along the border between Slovakia and Poland, extending for about 64 km (40 miles): the highest range of the central Carpathians. Highest peak: Gerlachovka, 2663 m (8737 ft). Also called: High Tatra
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Ta′tra Moun′tains

(ˈtɑ trə)
n.pl.
a mountain range in N Slovakia and S Poland: a part of the Carpathian Mountains. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 8737 ft. (2663 m).
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