Cairngorm Mountains
geographical name range of the Grampians NE central Scotland; highest point Ben Macdhui 4296 feet (1309 meters)

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  • Cairngorm Mountains —   [ keəngɔːm maʊntɪnz], Cairngorms [ keəngɔːmz], aus granitischen Bergkuppen bestehende Gebirgsgruppe der Grampian Mountains in Schottland, im Ben Macdhui bis 1 309 m über dem Meeresspiegel.; Naturschutzgebiet seit 1954; Sommer und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Cairngorm Mountains — Standseilbahn auf dem Cairn Gorm Cairngorm, (auch Cairngorms oder Cairngorm Mountains) ist eine Berggruppe der Grampian Mountains im Nordosten von Schottland. Dort entspringt der Fluss Dee und einige Zuflüsse der Spey. Beliebter Ausgangsort von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cairngorm Mountains — Mountain range, northeastern Scotland. It is located in the Highlands between the Spey and Dee river valleys; its highest peak is Ben Macdui, at 4,296 ft (1,309 m) the second highest (after Ben Nevis) in the British Isles. Since World War II… …   Universalium

  • Cairngorm Mountains — Sp Kerngòrmo kalna Ap Cairngorm Mountains angliškai Ap Am Monadh Ruadh geliškai (škotiškai) L Jungtinėje Karalystėje (Škotijoje) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Cairngorm Mountains — /kɛəngɔm ˈmaʊntənz/ (say kairngawm mowntuhnz) plural noun a range of mountains in eastern central Scotland; continuation of the Grampians. Highest peak, Ben Macdhui, 1309 m. Also, the Cairngorms …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cairngorm Mountains — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cairngorm-stone — cairngormˈ or cairngormˈ stone noun A semi precious stone, a brown or yellow quartz found in the Cairngorm Mountains in Scotland • • • Main Entry: ↑cairn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cairngorm — p1p5 Cairngorm Standseilbahn Cairngorm Höchster Gipfel Ben Macdhui ( …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cairngorm (mineral) — This article is about the crystal. See Cairn Gorm for the Scottish mountain. See Cairngorm (Flex framework) for the open source software. Cairngorm, also known as Smoky quartz or Smokey quartz, is a variety of quartz crystal found in the… …   Wikipedia

  • cairngorm — [ kɛ:ngɔ:m] noun another term for smoky quartz. Origin C18: named after the Cairngorm Mountains in Scotland …   English new terms dictionary

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