submontane

adjective
sub·​montane | \ ¦səb+ \

Definition of submontane

1 : lying or passing under a mountain or range of mountains a submontane stream
2 : situated at the foot or near the base of a mountain or range of mountains

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Other Words from submontane

submontanely adverb

History and Etymology for submontane

Late Latin submontanus, from Latin sub- + montanus of a mountain

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“Submontane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/submontane. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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