adjective sub·montane \¦səb+\

Definition of submontane

  1. 1 :  lying or passing under a mountain or range of mountains a submontane stream

  2. 2 :  situated at the foot or near the base of a mountain or range of mountains



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Origin and Etymology of submontane

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

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