intermountain

adjective in·ter·moun·tain \ ˌin-tər-ˈmau̇n-tᵊn \

Definition of intermountain

: existing between mountains
  • intermountain streams
  • intermountain towns
  • Yet recreation funding for Colorado and other intermountain states stayed flat.
  • —Penelope Purdy
  • The earthquake hazard is highest on the West Coast, intermountain West and in regions of the Central and Eastern U.S. …
  • —Elaine Pittman

First Known Use of intermountain

1854

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