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Cairngorm Mountains Syllabification: Cairn·gorm Moun·tains
Pronunciation: /ˈke(ə)rnˈɡôrm/ /kernˈɡôrm/
(also the Cairngorms)

Definition of Cairngorm Mountains in English:

A mountain range in northern Scotland.

Origin

From Scottish Gaelic carn gorm 'blue cairn'.

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