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[ fik-tl-guh-bir-guh ]
/ ˈfɪk tl gəˌbɪr gə /


a mountain range in E central Germany, near the Czech border. Highest peak, Schneeberg, 3447 feet (1051 meters). Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for fichtelgebirge

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  • In the north-east the Fichtelgebirge connects itself directly with the Erzgebirge, which forms the northern boundary of Bohemia.