Examples from the Web for andes
By contrast, The German Doctor is a thriller that becomes a horror story amid the breathtaking beauty of the Andes foothills.Holocaust Horrors Haunt the Films ‘Ida’ And ‘The German Doctor’|Jack Schwartz|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cocaine comes from the coca plant, which grows in the Andes and is considered sacred.
Yasuni Natonal Park, where the equator meets the Andes, is famed for its fabulous variety of plants and animals.The Rio+20 Conference Went From Good Intentions to the To-Do List From Hell|Mac Margolis|June 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When you get an offer to organize a group of poor people in the Andes, you have to carefully investigate why this is happening.Tom Hayden’s Feelings on Occupy Wall Street Run Hot and Cold|Jeff Smith|April 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
From the Andes to dinner tables in the U.S., quinoa has come a long, flavorful way to prominence in the grain family.
Strange to say, in crossing the higher parts of the Andes not one of the party suffered from the rarity of the air.The Rover of the Andes|R.M. Ballantyne
This is the rum of the Andes, corresponding to the cashaça of Brazil.The Andes and the Amazon|James Orton
Moreover, the passes in ascending the Andes and Cordillera can only be correctly imagined by experienced travellers.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
Alps and Andes have passed beyond the culmination of their dramatic stage.The Alps|Martin Conway
It was like the station in the Andes, but bigger, much bigger.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim
British Dictionary definitions for andes
Word Origin and History for andes
from Quechua andi "high crest."