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alp

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noun \ˈalp\

Definition of alp

  1. 1 :  a high rugged mountain

  2. 2 :  something suggesting an alp in height, size, or ruggedness



Examples of alp

  1. <an adventurer who has scaled alps, explored ocean depths, and flown into the stratosphere>



Origin of alp

back-formation from Alps, mountain system of Europe


First Known Use: 15th century

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