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Cismontane
Cismontane Cis*mon"tane, a. [Pref. cis- + L. mons mountain.] On this side of the mountains. See under Ultramontane.
Intermontane
Intermontane In`ter*mon"tane, a. [Pref. inter- + L. montanus belonging to a mountain, fr. mons, montis, mountain.] Between mountains; as, intermontane soil.
Tramontane
Tramontane Tra*mon"tane, n. One living beyond the mountains; hence, a foreigner; a stranger.
Tramontane
Tramontane Tra*mon"tane, a. [OF. tramontain, It. tramontano, L. transmontanus; trans across, beyond + mons, montis, mountain.] Lying or being beyond the mountains; coming from the other side of the mountains; hence, foreign; barbarous. Note: The Italians sometimes use this epithet for ultramontane, and apply it to the countries north of the Alps, as France and Germany, and especially to their ecclesiastics, jurists, painters, etc.; and a north wind is called a tramontane wind. The French lawyers call certain Italian canonists tramontane, or ultramontane, doctors; considering them as favoring too much the court of Rome. See Ultramontane.

Meaning of Montane from wikipedia

- Montane ecosystems refers to any ecosystem found in mountains. These ecosystems are strongly affected by climate, which gets colder as elevation increases...
- The montane guinea pig, Cavia tschudii, a type of rodent, is a guinea pig species from the Andes in South America. The montane guinea pig is the likely...
- Montane gr****lands and shrublands is a habitat type defined by the World Wildlife Fund. The biome includes high altitude gr****lands and shrublands around...
- The montane woodcreeper (Lepidocolaptes lacrymiger) is a perching bird species in the subfamily Dendrocolaptinae of the ovenbird family (Furnariidae)...
- and primas forest, is a generally tropical or subtropical, evergreen, montane, moist forest characterized by a persistent, frequent or seasonal low-level...
- woodlands (Angola) Drakensberg alti-montane gr****lands and woodlands (Lesotho, South Africa) Drakensberg montane gr****lands, woodlands and forests (Lesotho...
- The East African montane moorlands are a montane gr****lands and shrublands ecoregion which occupies several high mountain peaks in Kenya, South Sudan...
- (13,455 ft). Mount Kinabalu includes the Kinabalu montane alpine meadows ecoregion in the montane gr****lands and shrublands biome. The mountain and its...
- separated into two ecoregions, depending on their elevation, the tropical montane forests and alpine gr****lands, but within these broad bands there is a...
- The Ruwenzori-Virunga montane moorlands is a montane gr****lands and shrublands ecoregion of central Africa. The ecoregion lies above 3000 meters elevation...
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