Karakoram Pass

geographical name (1)
Kar·​a·​ko·​ram Pass | \ ˌkär-ə-ˈkȯr-əm How to pronounce Karakoram Pass (audio) \

Definition of Karakoram Pass

 (Entry 1 of 2)

mountain pass 18,290 feet (5575 meters) high through the Karakoram Range in northeastern Kashmir

Karakoram Range

geographical name (2)

Definition of Karakoram Range (Entry 2 of 2)

mountain system in south central Asia in northern Kashmir and northwestern Tibet on the border with Xinjiang Uygur, connecting the Himalayas with the Pamirs; the westernmost system of the Himalayan complex — see k2

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