Tehachapi Mountains

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geographical name Te·hach·a·pi Mountains \ti-ˈha-chə-pē\

Definition of Tehachapi Mountains

  1. mountains in southeastern California north of the Mojave Desert running east–west between the southern end of the Sierra Nevada and the Coast Ranges The highest peak in the Tehachapi Mountains is Double Mountain, at an altitude of 7988 feet (2435 meters). At the east end is Tehachapi Pass, at 3793 feet (1156 meters).


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