Ortles

geographical name
Ort·​les | \ ˈȯrt-ˌlās How to pronounce Ortles (audio) \
variants: or German Ortler \ ˈȯrt-​lər How to pronounce Ortler (audio) \

Definition of Ortles

mountain range of the eastern Alps between Venezia Tridentina and Lombardy in northern Italy

Note: The highest peak in the Ortles is 12,792 feet (3899 meters) high.

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“Ortles.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ortles. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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