- located between mountains or mountain ranges: an intermontane lake.
Also in·ter·moun·tain [in-ter-moun-tn] /ˌɪn tərˈmaʊn tn/.
Origin of intermontane
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Examples from the Web for intermountain
Ever in view below them lay the intermountain valley in which the camp had been located.Rimrock Trail
J. Allan Dunn
As such, they are included in his Intermediate and Intermountain Areas.Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society
Robert F. Murphy
The population occupying the intermountain region probably was isolated from the population to the north and west.North American Jumping Mice (Genus Zapus)
Philip H. Krutzsch
The Intermountain Rate cases are fully discussed at p. 610, infra.
The importance of this consideration appears clearly in connection with the Intermountain rate cases, soon to be discussed.
- occurring or situated between mountain rangesan intermontane basin