Makalu

geographical name Ma·ka·lu \ ˈmə-kə-ˌlü \

Definition of Makalu

mountain 27,824 feet (8481 meters) high in the Himalayas in northeastern Nepal southeast of Mount Everest
Note: Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world.

Learn More about makalu


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Makalu? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by intense feeling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!