[ kahr-pey-thee-uh n ]
/ kɑrˈpeɪ θi ən /
a mountain range in central Europe, extending from N Slovakia to central Romania. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 8737 feet (2663 meters).
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Also called Car·pa·thi·ans.
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British Dictionary definitions for carpathian mountains
/ (kɑːˈpeɪθɪən) /
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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