geographical name \ˈalps\

Definition of Alps

  1. mountain system in south central Europe extending from the Mediterranean coast at the border between France and Italy to the western Balkan Peninsula The sources of the Rhine, Rhône, and Po rivers are located in the Alps. — see mont blanc

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