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Engadine

[eng-guh-deen, eng-guh-deen] /ˈɛŋ gəˌdin, ˌɛŋ gəˈdin/
noun
1.
the valley of the Inn River in E Switzerland: resorts. 60 miles (97 km) long.
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  • For the Maynes had decided to pass the long vacation in the Engadine.

    Not Like Other Girls Rosa N. Carey
  • He left his guide in charge of Marco to help him into the Engadine.

    Vittoria, Complete George Meredith
  • It is most frequent in the districts about the Engadine and in the Jura Mountains.

    The Story of the Hills H. N. Hutchinson
  • There exists a touching custom in the valley of Engadine, in Switzerland.

    Parsons on the Rose

    Samuel Browne Parsons
  • Dauphiny, the Graians, the Engadine and Tirol—he must give a season or seasons to each.

    The Alps Martin Conway
  • To direct the steps of wanderers in his beloved Engadine was a real pleasure to him.

    The Silent Barrier Louis Tracy
  • It was some time before Mr. Mafferton interfered in the least with the Engadine.

    A Voyage of Consolation Sara Jeannette Duncan
  • And he would go to-morrow, he would certainly go to the Engadine.

    Doctor Claudius, A True Story F. Marion Crawford
  • The air of the Engadine and the waters that tasted like ink had worked marvels: in a week M. Moriaz felt like a new man.

    Samuel Brohl & Company Victor Cherbuliez
  • The air of the Engadine is so keen and bracing that the first nights passed there are apt to be sleepless ones.

    Samuel Brohl & Company Victor Cherbuliez
British Dictionary definitions for Engadine

Engadine

/ˈɛŋɡəˌdiːn/
noun
1.
the upper part of the valley of the River Inn in Switzerland, in Graubünden canton: tourist and winter sports centre
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