Sierra Nevada

geographical name
Sierra Ne·​va·​da | \ nə-ˈva-də How to pronounce Sierra Nevada (audio) , -ˈvä- \

Definition of Sierra Nevada

1 mountain range in eastern California extending into western Nevada — see whitney, mount — see also sierran
2 mountain range in southern Spain; highest peak is Mulhacén at about 11,410 feet (3478 meters) high

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“Sierra Nevada.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sierra%20Nevada. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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