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piedmont

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adjective pied·mont \ˈpēd-ˌmänt\

Definition of piedmont

  1. :  lying or formed at the base of mountains

piedmont

noun


Origin and Etymology of piedmont

Piedmont, region of Italy


First Known Use: 1855


Piedmont

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geographical name Pied·mont \ˈpēd-ˌmänt\

Definition of Piedmont

  1. 1 upland region E United States lying E of the Appalachian Mountains between SE New York & cen Alabama

  2. 2 or Italian Piemonte play \pyā-ˈmōn-(ˌ)tā\ region NW Italy bordering on France & Switzerland W of Lombardy ∗ Turin pop 4,357,559

Piedmontese

play \ˌpēd-mən-ˈtēz, -(ˌ)män-, -ˈtēs\ adjective or noun



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