St. Gotthard

[seynt got-erd; German zahngkt gawt-hahrt]


a mountain range in S Switzerland; a part of the Alps; highest peak, 10,490 feet (3195 meters).
a mountain pass over this range. 6935 feet (2115 meters) high.
a railway tunnel under this pass. 9¼ miles (15 km) long.

French St. Go·thard [san-gaw-tar] /sɛ̃ gɔˈtær/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for saint gotthard

Saint Gotthard

noun usually abbreviated to: St Gotthard

a range of the Lepontine Alps in SE central Switzerland
a pass over the St Gotthard mountains, in S Switzerland. Height: 2114 m (6935 ft)
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