piedmont

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pied·mont

adjective \ˈpēd-ˌmänt\

Definition of PIEDMONT

:  lying or formed at the base of mountains
piedmont noun

Origin of PIEDMONT

Piedmont, region of Italy
First Known Use: 1855

Pied·mont

geographical name \ˈpēd-ˌmänt\

Definition of PIEDMONT

1
upland region E United States lying E of the Appalachian Mountains between SE New York & cen Alabama
2
or Italian Pie·mon·te \pyā-ˈmōn-(ˌ)tā\ region NW Italy bordering on France & Switzerland W of Lombardy Turin pop 4,357,559
Pied·mon·tese \ˌpēd-mən-ˈtēz, -(ˌ)män-, -ˈtēs\ adjective or noun

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