Share this entry

Appalachian Mountains also: the Appalachians
American English: /ˌæpəˌleɪtʃiən ˈmaʊntənz/
British English: /ˌapəˈleɪ(t)ʃ(ə)n/

Translation of Appalachian Mountains in Spanish:

plural noun

  • los (montes) Apalaches
    Example sentences
    • Brook trout are found as far south as Georgia in the Appalachian mountain range and extend north all the way to Hudson Bay.
    • The collision between Gondwana and Laurasia led to the formation of the Appalachian belt in North America and the Hercynian Mountains in Europe.
    • His plan was an ambitious trek of the Appalachian ranges from Georgia to Maine during the summer vacation.

Definition of Appalachian Mountains in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: