Definition of mountains. Meaning of mountains. Synonyms of mountains

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Definition of mountains

Mountain Moun"tain, n. [OE. mountaine, montaine, F. montagne, LL. montanea, montania, fr. L. mons, montis, a mountain; cf. montanus belonging to a mountain. See 1st Mount.] 1. A large mass of earth and rock, rising above the common level of the earth or adjacent land; earth and rock forming an isolated peak or a ridge; an eminence higher than a hill; a mount. 2. pl. A range, chain, or group of such elevations; as, the White Mountains. 3. A mountainlike mass; something of great bulk. I should have been a mountain of mummy. --Shak. The Mountain (--La montagne) (French Hist.), a popular name given in 1793 to a party of extreme Jacobins in the National Convention, who occupied the highest rows of seats.

Meaning of mountain from wikipedia

- a mountain is a large landform that stretches above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. a mountain is
- the mountain time zone of north america keeps time by subtracting seven hours from greenwich mean time , during the shortest days of
- the rocky mountains, commonly known as the rockies, are a major mountain range in western north america . the rocky mountains stretch
- the appalachian mountains. (audio en-us-appalachian. ogg , ˌ , æ , p , ə , ˈ , l , eɪ , ʃ , ɨ , n or. ˌ , æ , p , ə , ˈ , l , æ , tʃ , ɨ , n les
- mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycle s off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes .
- a mountain bike or mountain bicycle (abbreviated mtb or atb, for all-terrain bicycle) is a bicycle created for off-road cycling.
- the blue ridge mountains are a physiographic province of the larger appalachian mountains range. roanoke river gap the mountain range is
- mountain is an american rock band that formed in long island , new york in 1969. mountain is one of many bands to be commonly credited