Matterhorn

geographical name Mat·ter·horn \ ˈma-tər-ˌhȯrn , ˈmä- \
variants: or French Mont Cervin play \ˌmōⁿ-ser-ˈvaⁿ\

Definition of Matterhorn

mountain 14,691 feet (4478 meters) high in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy

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