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Sierra Nevada

Line breaks: Si¦erra Ne¦vada
Pronunciation: /nəˈvɑːdə
 
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Definition of Sierra Nevada in English:

2A mountain range in eastern California. Rising sharply from the Great Basin in the east, it descends more gently to California’s Central Valley in the west.

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