Erz Mountains

[airts]
plural noun
  1. a mountain range in central Europe, on the boundary between Germany and the Czech Republic. Highest peak, Keilberg, 4080 feet (1245 meters).
German Erz·ge·bir·ge [erts-guh-beer-guh] /ˈɛrts gəˌbir gə/.
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Erzgebirge

pl n
  1. a mountain range on the border between Germany and the Czech Republic: formerly rich in mineral resources. Highest peak: Mount Klínovec (Keilberg), 1244 m (4081 ft)Czech name: Krušné Hory Also called: Ore Mountains
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Word Origin and History for erzgebirge

Erzgebirge

German, literally "ore mountains."

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