Definition of cordillera
: a system of mountain ranges often consisting of a number of more or less parallel chains
cordilleranplay \ˌkȯr-dəl-ˈyer-ən, -də-ˈler- also kȯr-ˈdi-lə-rən\ adjective
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Local media published photos of teenagers and children among the group playing in the snow in the Andes mountains cordilleras on their way home.
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Origin and Etymology of cordillera
First Known Use: 1704See Words from the same year
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