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Appalachian Mountains

geographical name Ap·pa·la·chian Mountains \ˌa-pə-ˈlā-ch(ē-)ən, -sh(ē-)ən; -ˈla-ch(ē-)ən\

Definition of Appalachian Mountains

  1. mountain system E North America extending from Labrador & New Brunswick SW to N Alabama; highest peak Mt. Mitchell 6684 feet (2037 m)

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