Carpathian Mountains

[ kahr-pey-thee-uhn ]
/ kɑrˈpeɪ θi ən /

noun

a mountain range in central Europe, extending from N Slovakia to central Romania. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 8,737 feet (2,663 meters).

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British Dictionary definitions for Carpathian Mountains

Carpathian Mountains

Carpathians

/ (kɑːˈpeɪθɪən) /

pl n

a mountain system of central and E Europe, extending from Slovakia to central Romania: mainly forested, with rich iron ore resources. Highest peak: Gerlachovka, 2663 m (8788 ft)
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