Brooks Range
geographical name mountain range N Alaska extending from Kotzebue Sound to Canadian border; highest peak over 9000 feet (2740 meters)

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  • Brooks Range — [after A. H. Brooks (1871 1924), U.S. geologist] mountain range extending across N Alas.: highest peak, 9,239 ft (2,816 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Brooks Range — Brooks′ Range′ n. geg a mountain range in N Alaska, forming a watershed between the Yukon River and the Arctic Ocean: highest peak, 9239 ft. (2815 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Brooks Range — Geobox|Range name=Brooks Range image caption=Brooks Range from near Galbraith Lake country=United States |country1=Canada region=Alaska |region1=Yukon unit= border= length imperial=| length orientation= width imperial= | width orientation=… …   Wikipedia

  • Brooks Range — a mountain range in N Alaska, forming a watershed between the Yukon River and the Arctic Ocean: highest peak, 9239 ft. (2815 m). * * * Mountain range, northern Alaska, U.S. It extends about 600 mi (1,000 km) from Kotzebue Sound to the Canadian… …   Universalium

  • Brooks Range — Die Brookskette im Norden Alaskas Die Brookskette Die bis 2749 m hohe Brookskette (engl. Brooks Range [ˈbrʊks ˌreɪndʒ]) ist neben der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brooks Range — Chaîne Brooks Chaîne Brooks Géographie Altitude 2 749 m, Mont Chamberlin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Brooks Range — Sp Brùkso kalnãgūbris Ap Brooks Range L Š. Amerikos Kordiljerų Š dalis, JAV (Aliaska) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Brooks Range — /bruks ˈreɪndʒ/ (say broohks raynj) noun a mountain range in the US, in northern Alaska, forming a watershed between the Yukon River and the Arctic Ocean. Highest peak, about 3050 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Brooks Range — a mountain range in N Alaska, forming a watershed between the Yukon River and the Arctic Ocean: highest peak, 9239 ft. (2815 m). * * * [bro͝oks] a mountain chain that extends across northern Alaska. It is the northwestern end of the Rocky… …   Useful english dictionary

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