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Australian Alps

plural noun

  1. a mountain range in SE Australia. Highest peak, Mt. Kosciusko, 7,328 feet (2,234 meters).


Australian Alps

plural noun

  1. a mountain range in SE Australia, in E Victoria and SE New South Wales. Highest peak: Mount Kosciuszko, 2195 m (7316 ft)


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The plains which lay at the foot of the Australian Alps were level, but slightly inclined toward the east.

The Australian Alps are of no great thickness, and the base is not more than eight miles wide.

It is sometimes called the Australian Alps, and some of the peaks are 7,000 feet high.

Once the Australian Alps had their tremendous peaks, and hills of unmelting ice.

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AustralianaAustralian Antarctic Territory