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alpine US English

Of or relating to high mountains

Alpine in alpine US English

Of or relating to the Alps

Alpine in skiing US English

The action of traveling over snow on skis, especially as a sport or recreation. Competitive skiing falls into two categories: Nordic (cross-country racing, jumping, and biathlon) and Alpine (downhill or straight racing, and slalom racing around a series of markers)

alpine house US English

An unheated greenhouse used to grow alpine plants

alpine touring US English

Another term for randonnée.

subalpine US English

Of or situated on the higher slopes of mountains just below the timberline

chough US English

A black Eurasian and North African bird of the crow family, with a down-curved bill and broad rounded wings, typically frequenting mountains and sea cliffs

skiing US English

The action of traveling over snow on skis, especially as a sport or recreation. Competitive skiing falls into two categories: Nordic (cross-country racing, jumping, and biathlon) and Alpine (downhill or straight racing, and slalom racing around a series of markers)

accentor US English

A small Eurasian songbird with generally drab-colored plumage

alpine avens in avens US English

A plant of the rose family, typically having serrated, divided leaves and seeds bearing small hooks. Several kinds are grown in gardens

alpine chough in chough US English

A black Eurasian and North African bird of the crow family, with a down-curved bill and broad rounded wings, typically frequenting mountains and sea cliffs

alpine heuchera in heuchera US English

A North American plant with dark green round or heart-shaped leaves and slender stems of tiny flowers

alpine New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

relating to high mountains; Alpine relating to the Alps

alpine English-Spanish

alpino, alpestre