[ el-gon ]
/ ˈɛl gɒn /
an extinct volcano in E Africa, on the boundary between Uganda and Kenya. 14,176 feet (4,321 meters).
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How to use Elgon in a sentence
Elgon was first visited in 1883 by Joseph Thomson, who brought to light the cave-dwellings on the southern face.
In variety, the view from the summit of Elgon surpassed anything we had before seen.
The crater of Mount Elgon has long since lost any resemblance to a volcanic crater.
Mount Elgon is not an imposing mountain and on most occasions there is no snow on its peaks.
British Dictionary definitions for Elgon
Mount Elgon an extinct volcano in E Africa, on the Kenya-Uganda border. Height: 4321m (14 178 ft)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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