Great Dividing Range

Great Dividing Range
geographical name mountain system E Australia extending from Cape York Peninsula to S Victoria &, interrupted by Bass Strait, into Tasmania — see kosciusko (Mount)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Great Dividing Range —   [ greɪt di vaɪdɪȖ reɪnʒ], Australische Kordillere [ kɔrdil jeːrə], Gebirgssystem im Osten Australiens, die Hauptwasserscheide des Kontinents; erstreckt sich über rd. 3 000 km von der Kap York Halbinsel im Norden bis zur Südküste bei Melbourne… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Great Dividing Range — series of mountain ranges along the E coast of Australia: highest peak, Mt. Kosciusko …   English World dictionary

  • Great Dividing Range — Coordinates: 25°00′S 147°00′E / 25°S 147°E / 25; 147 …   Wikipedia

  • Great Dividing Range — Satellitenbild der Great Dividing Range Die Great Dividing Range (auch kurz: Great Divide; auch: Eastern Highlands; deutsch auch: Australisches Bergland, Großes Australisches Scheidegebirge oder Australische Kordillere) ist Australiens größter… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Great Dividing Range — noun the eastern highlands of Australia, watershed to rivers flowing east and west, extending from Cape York Peninsula down the eastern coast to western Victoria. Highest peak (Australia s highest mountain) Mount Kosciuszko, 2228 m. Also,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Great Dividing Range — a mountain range extending along the E coast of Australia: vast watershed region. 100 to 200 mi. (160 320 km) wide. * * * Main watershed of eastern Australia. It comprises a series of plateaus and mountain ranges roughly paralleling the coasts of …   Universalium

  • Great dividing range — Cordillère australienne La cordillère australienne dans la région du mont Hotham (1862 m) Victorian Alps, état de Victoria Cordillère australienne …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Great Dividing Range — Great′ Divid′ing Range′ n. geg a mountain range extending along the E coast of Australia: vast watershed region. 100 to 200 mi. (160–320 km) wide …   From formal English to slang

  • Great Dividing Range — noun a mountain range running along the eastern coast of Australia • Syn: ↑Eastern Highlands • Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑chain of mountains …   Useful english dictionary

  • Great Dividing Range — Australsk bjergkæde …   Danske encyklopædi

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