Blue Ridge

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the eastern range of the Appalachian Mountains extending from South Mountain, southern Pennsylvania, into northern Georgia — see mitchell, mount

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“Blue Ridge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Blue%20Ridge. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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