Definition of Kosciusko, Mount in English:

Kosciusko, Mount

Syllabification: Kos·ci·us·ko, Mount
Pronunciation: /ˌkäzēˈəskō
 
/
A mountain in southeastern Australia, in the Great Dividing Range. Rising to a height of 7,234 feet (2,228 m), it is the highest mountain in Australia.

Origin

named by the explorer Sir Paul Edmund de Strzelecki (1797–1873) in honor of T. Kosciusko (see Kosciusko, Thaddeus).

Definition of Kosciusko, Mount in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day fioritura
Pronunciation: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
noun
an embellishment of a melody...