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alpine tundra


noun

a tundra that is treeless because of high elevation rather than high latitude.

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alpine bistort, alpine combined, alpine fir, alpine garden, alpine ibex, alpine tundra, alpine-style, alpinely, alpinism, alpinist, alport's syndrome
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