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cis·mon·tane

 (sĭs-mŏn′tān′)
adj.
Situated on this side of the mountains, especially the Alps.

cismontane

(sɪsˈmɒnteɪn)
adj
(Physical Geography) on this (the writer's or speaker's) side of the mountains, esp the Alps. Compare ultramontane1
[C18: from Latin cis- + montānus of the mountains, from mōns mountain]

cis•mon•tane

(sɪsˈmɒn teɪn)

adj.
on this (the speaker's or writer's) side of the mountains, esp. the Alps.
[1820–30; < Latin cismontānus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cismontane - on this (the speaker's) side of the mountains; "a contest in Virginia between a cismontane and a tramontane people"
tramontane, transmontane - on or coming from the other side of the mountains (from the speaker); "the transmontane section of the state"; "tramontane winds"