A gentle slope leading from the foot of mountains to a region of flat land.
- Remove the top ½ to 1 inch of new growth about every four weeks from the time the plant is 6 inches tall until early July in the upper piedmont and mountains, up to early August at the coast.
- Presbyterianism was brought to America primarily by the Scots and the Scots-Irish, who emigrated not to New England but to the mid-Atlantic and the South, and westward into the piedmont of the Appalachian mountains.
- Black walnut is found pretty much throughout the piedmont and mountain area of Georgia but never in great concentrations.
Mid 19th century: from Italian piemonte 'mountain foot' (see Piedmont).
From Italian piemonte 'mountain foot'.
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