Cottian Alps
geographical name range of W Alps France & Italy — see Viso

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  • Cottian Alps — French: Alpes Cottiennes, Italian: Alpi Cozie Range …   Wikipedia

  • Cottian Alps — [kät′ē ən] division of the W Alps, between France & Italy: highest peak, c. 12,600 ft (3,840 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Cottian Alps — /kot ee euhn/ a mountain range in SW Europe, in France and Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, Monte Viso, 12,602 ft. (3841 m). * * * ▪ mountains, Europe French  Alpes Cottiennes,  Italian  Alpi Cozie,         segment of the Western Alps… …   Universalium

  • Cottian Alps — Cot′ti•an Alps′ [[t]ˈkɒt i ən[/t]] n. pl. geg a mountain range in SW Europe, in France and Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, 12,602 ft. (3841 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Cottian Alps —  Section of Alps between France and Italy …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Cottian Alps — /ˈkɒtiən/ (say koteeuhn) plural noun a range of the Alps on the boundary between France and Italy. Highest peak, Monte Viso, 3841 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cottian Alps — /kot ee euhn/ a mountain range in SW Europe, in France and Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, Monte Viso, 12,602 ft. (3841 m) …   Useful english dictionary

  • COTTIAN ALPS —    the range N. of the Maritime between France and Italy …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Alps, French —    Forming an arc of 1,200 kilometers from the Gulf of Genoa to the Danube River at Vienna, the Alps are the highest and most densely settled mountain chain of Europe. Structurally, the alpine mountain system is divided into the western and… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Alps — Alpe redirects here. For the German river, see Alpe (river). For other uses, see Alps (disambiguation). Alps Range The …   Wikipedia

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