Definition of Southern Alps in English:

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Southern Alps

Pronunciation: /sʌðənˈalps/
A mountain range in the South Island, New Zealand. Running roughly parallel to the west coast, it extends for almost the entire length of the island. At Aoraki/Mount Cook, its highest peak, it rises to 3,764 m (12,349 ft).

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