Elburz Mountains
geographical name mountains N Iran parallel with S shore of Caspian Sea — see Damavand

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Elburz Mountains — [el boorz′] mountain range in N Iran, along the Caspian Sea: highest peak, Mt. Damavand …   English World dictionary

  • Elburz Mountains — /el boorz / a mountain range in N Iran, along the S coast of the Caspian Sea. Highest peak, Mt. Demavend, 18,606 ft. (5671 m). * * * Mountain range, northern Iran. It is 560 mi (900 km) long and extends along the southern shore of the Caspian Sea …   Universalium

  • Elburz Mountains — mtn. range N Iran …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Elburz Mountains — El•burz′ Moun′tains [[t]ɛlˈbʊərz[/t]] n. pl. geg a mountain range in N Iran, along the S coast of the Caspian Sea. Highest peak, Mt. Demavend, 18,606 ft. (5671 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Elburz Mountains — /ɛlˌbʊəz ˈmaʊntənz/ (say el.boouhz mowntuhnz) plural noun a mountain range in northern Iran, along the southern coast of the Caspian Sea. Highest peak, Mt Demavend, 5671 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Elburz Mountains — /el boorz / a mountain range in N Iran, along the S coast of the Caspian Sea. Highest peak, Mt. Demavend, 18,606 ft. (5671 m) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Elburz Range forest steppe — The Elburz Range forest steppe ecoregion is an arid, mountainous 1000 kilometer arc south of the Caspian Sea, stretching across northern Iran from the Azerbaijan border to near the Turkmenistan border. It covers 63,300 square kilometers and… …   Wikipedia

  • Talish Mountains — ▪ mountains, Azerbaijan Iran Persian  Kūhhā ye Ṭavālesh,  Russian  Talyshinskiye Gory,         mountain chain, northwestern Iran, in the northwest section of the Elburz Mountains, extending southeastward from the Azerbaijan border to the lower… …   Universalium

  • Talysh Mountains — ( fa. کوههای تالش Kuha: e Ta:lesh ) is a mountain chain in northwestern Iran, in the northwest section of the Elburz Mountains, extending southeastward from the border with the Republic of Azerbaijan to the lower part of the Sefid Rud ( White… …   Wikipedia

  • Эльбурс — (Elburz Mountains, перс. Reshteh ye Alborz)Elburz MountainsReshteh ye Alborz, горы, горный хребет в сев. зап. Иране, у юж. побережья Каспийского моря. Его самая высокая вершина, вулкан Демавенд, поднимается на высоту 5604 м …   Страны мира. Словарь

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