Zagros Mountains

geographical name
Zag·​ros Mountains | \ ˈza-grəs How to pronounce Zagros Mountains (audio) , -ˌgrōs\

Definition of Zagros Mountains

mountains in western and southern Iran bordering on Turkey, Iraq, and the Persian Gulf

Note: The highest point in the Zagros Mountains is over 14,000 feet (4267 meters).

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