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Green Mountains

plural noun
1.
a mountain range in Vermont: a part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak, Mt. Mansfield, 4393 feet (1339 meters).
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  • After the spring of 1784 the outlook was less stormy in the Green Mountains.

  • The region to the south-west of the Green Mountains was upturned.

    The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen
  • Then was seen the close clanship of those men of the Green Mountains.

    The Song of the Rappahannock Ira Seymour Dodd
  • There is not a finer or fairer in all the Green Mountains; but what is that fresh reason you name?

    The Rangers D. P. Thompson
  • He looked down on the water from the summit of one of the Green Mountains.

    After London Richard Jefferies
  • Makes me think a little of the Green Mountains of Vermont, though not as high and perhaps not as green.

    The Tree of Appomattox Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Many a wild legend, touching their adventures, still lingers among the traditions of the Green Mountains.

  • Just at the back of all these pretty places stands the range of Istria's Green Mountains.

British Dictionary definitions for Green Mountains

Green Mountains

plural noun
1.
a mountain range in E North America, extending from Canada through Vermont into W Massachusetts: part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak: Mount Mansfield, 1338 m (4393 ft)
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Green Mountains in Culture

Green Mountains definition


Range of mountains, part of the Appalachians, that runs north-south in Vermont and from which Vermont draws its name.

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