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Pyrenees

Line breaks: Pyr¦en|ees
Pronunciation: /ˌpɪrəˈniːz
 
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Definition of Pyrenees in English:

A range of mountains extending along the border between France and Spain from the Atlantic coast to the Mediterranean. Its highest peak is the Pico de Aneto in northern Spain, which rises to a height of 3,404 m (11,168 ft).

Derivatives

Pyrenean

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Pronunciation: /-ˈniːən/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Out of the French offerings, I liked Pyrenean Chèvre (semi-soft, sweet flavour) and the Toblerone-shaped Bleut.
  • A line of Alpine cress or maybe Pyrenean scurvy grass ran from an arched mine - level entrance.
  • Baqueira is an upmarket Pyrenean ski resort frequented by the Spanish royal family.

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