Carpathian Mountains
geographical name mountain system E central Europe along boundary between Slovakia & Poland & extending through Ukraine & E Romania — see Gerlachovsky, Tatry, Transylvanian Alps

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  • Carpathian Mountains — [kär pā′thē ən] mountain system in central Europe, extending southeast from S Poland through Czech Republic and Ukraine into NE Romania: highest peak, 8,737 ft (2,663 m): also Carpathians …   English World dictionary

  • Carpathian Mountains — For other uses, see Carpathian (disambiguation). Carpathians Range Inner Western Carpathians, High Tatras, Poland …   Wikipedia

  • Carpathian Mountains — /kahr pay thee euhn/ a mountain range in central Europe, extending from N Slovakia to central Rumania. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 8737 ft. (2663 m). Also called Carpathians. * * * Mountain system, eastern Europe. It extends along the Slovakia… …   Universalium

  • Carpathian Mountains — noun a mountain range in central Europe that extends from Slovakia and southern Poland southeastward through western Ukraine to northeastern Romania; a popular resort area • Syn: ↑Carpathians • Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carpathian Mountains — noun Carpathians …   Wiktionary

  • Carpathian Mountains — mtn. range, CEN. and E Europe …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Carpathian Mountains — mountain range in central and eastern Europe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Carpathian Mountains — Car•pa′thi•an Moun′tains [[t]kɑrˈpeɪ θi ən[/t]] n. pl. geg a mountain range in central Europe extending from N Slovakia to central Romania. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 8737 ft. (2663 m). Also called Car•pa′thi•ans …   From formal English to slang

  • Carpathian Mountains — /kaˌpeɪθiən ˈmaʊntənz/ (say kah.paytheeuhn mowntuhnz) plural noun a mountain system in central Europe, extending about 1300 km from the north eastern part of the Czech Republic to central Romania. Highest peak, Gerlachovka, 2663 m. Also, the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Carpathian Ruthenia — Carpathian Ruthenia, Transcarpathian Ruthenia, Rusinko, Subcarpathian Rus, Subcarpathia (Rusyn and Ukrainian: Карпатська Русь, romanised: Karpats’ka Rus’ ; Slovak and Czech: Podkarpatská Rus ; Hungarian: Kárpátalja ; Romanian: Transcarpatia ; yi …   Wikipedia

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