Catskill Mountains
geographical name mountains SE New York in the Appalachian system W of Hudson River — see Slide Mountain

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Catskill Mountains — (Catskills), ein zu dem Appalachischen System gehöriges nordamerikan. Gebirge zwischen dem Quelllauf des Delaware und dem mittlern Hudson, das durch die Haupt und Seitentäler des Schoharie , Esopus und Catskill Creek gegliedert ist und im Slide… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Catskill Mountains — [kats′kil΄] [Du, cat s stream; reason for name unknown] mountain range of the Appalachian system, in SE N.Y.: resort area: highest peak, c. 4,200 ft (1,280 m): also Catskills …   English World dictionary

  • Catskill Mountains — Geobox|Range name =Catskill Mountains image size =300 image caption =Slide Mountain and the peaks around it as seen from Twin Mountain in the northern Catskills. country =USA state =New York region =Hudson Valley region1 = district type =Counties …   Wikipedia

  • Catskill Mountains — p1f1 Catskill Mountains Höchster Gipfel Slide Mountain (1.277 m) Lage US Bundesstaat New York Teil der Appalachen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Catskill Mountains — /kats kil/ a range of low mountains in E New York: resort area. Highest peak, Slide Mountain, 4204 ft. (1281 m). Also called Catskills. * * * Mountain group of the Appalachian mountain system, southeastern New York, U.S. It is bounded by the… …   Universalium

  • Catskill Mountains — Montagnes Catskill Montagnes Catskill Chaînes du nord est des Appalaches Géographie Altitude 1 274 m …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Catskill Mountains — Cat|skill Moun|tains also the Catskills the Catskill Mountains a group of mountains in the southeast of New York state in the US, part of the Appalachian mountain range …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Catskill Mountains — Sp Kãtskilio kalna Ap Catskill Mountains L Apalačų kk. dalis, JAV (Niujorko v ja) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Catskill Mountains — noun a range of the Appalachians to the west of the Hudson in southeastern New York; includes many popular resort areas • Syn: ↑Catskills • Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • CATSKILL MOUNTAINS —    a group of mountains, of steep ascent, and with rocky summits, in New York State, W. of the Hudson, none of them exceeding 4000 feet; celebrated as the scene of Rip Van Winkle s long slumber; belong to the Appalachians …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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