Kanchenjunga

geographical name Kan·chen·jun·ga \ ˌkən-chən-ˈjəŋ-gə , -ˈju̇ŋ- \
variants: or Kangchenjunga play \ˌkəŋ-\

Definition of Kanchenjunga

mountain 28,209 feet (8598 meters) high in the Himalayas in Nepal and in Sikkim, India; third highest in the world

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