Appalachia

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geographical name Ap·pa·la·chia \ˌa-pə-ˈlā-chə, -ˈla-chə, -ˈlā-shə\

Definition of Appalachia

  1. region of the eastern U.S. with no definite boundaries, but generally thought to comprise the Appalachian Mountains from south central New York to central Alabama


APPALACHIA Defined for English Language Learners

Appalachia

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geographical name

Definition of Appalachia for English Language Learners

  • : region of the eastern U.S.


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