Share this entry

Share this page

Siachen Glacier

Line breaks: Sia|chen Gla|cier
Pronunciation: /sɪˈɑːtʃən
 
/

Definition of Siachen Glacier in English:

A glacier in the Karakoram mountains in NW India, situated at an altitude of some 5,500 m (17,800 ft). Extending over 70 km (44 miles), it is one of the world’s longest glaciers.

Definition of Siachen Glacier in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Top searches

= trending
Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…