Alpine Al"pine, a. [L. Alpinus, fr. Alpes the Alps: cf. F. Alpin.] 1. Of or pertaining to the Alps, or to any lofty mountain; as, Alpine snows; Alpine plants. [1913 Webster]

2. Like the Alps; lofty. ``Gazing up an Alpine height.'' --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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