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Allegheny Mountains

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plural noun

a mountain range in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia: a part of the Appalachian Mountains.

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Also called Al·le·ghe·nies.

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British Dictionary definitions for Allegheny Mountains

Allegheny Mountains

Alleghenies

/ (ˌælɪˈɡeɪnɪ) /

pl n

a mountain range in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia: part of the Appalachian system; rising from 600 m (2000 ft) to over 1440 m (4800 ft)
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Cultural definitions for Allegheny Mountains

Allegheny Mountains
[ (al-uh-gay-nee) ]

Western part of the Appalachian Mountains, extending from northern Pennsylvania southwest to southwestern Virginia.

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