Dolomites

geographical name
Do·​lo·​mites | \ ˈdō-lə-ˌmīts How to pronounce Dolomites (audio) , ˈdä-\

Definition of Dolomites

range of the eastern Alps in northeastern Italy between the Adige and Piave rivers — see marmolada

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