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Blue Ridge

noun
1.
a mountain range extending SW from N Virginia to N Georgia: part of the Appalachian Mountains.
Also called Blue Ridge Mountains.
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  • They passed over the Blue Ridge where it breaks south into woody hills.

    The Trail Book Mary Austin
  • We want you on this side of the Blue Ridge—you ain't got any call to go on the other!

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • Clouds were lowering and a chilly wind fretted the forests of the Blue Ridge.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • The 2d Corps, twenty-five thousand men, high on the Blue Ridge, looked and looked.

    The Long Roll Mary Johnston
  • In 1855 he was elected by the people judge of the Blue Ridge Circuit.

    Robert Toombs Pleasant A. Stovall
  • South Mountain, a spur of the Blue Ridge, lay between the armies.

    Expansion and Conflict William E. Dodd
  • Throughout its vast course the Blue Ridge is not cut by a single river.

    Blue Ridge Country Jean Thomas

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