High Atlas

High Atlas
geographical name — see Atlas Mountains

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • High Atlas — Geobox|Range name=High Atlas image caption=Jbel Toubkal in Toubkal National Park country=Morocco state= highest=Jbel Toubkal highest elevation=4167 highest lat d=31|highest lat m=03|highest lat s=43|highest lat NS=N highest long d=7|highest long… …   Wikipedia

  • High Atlas — ▪ mountains, Morocco French  Haut Atlas,  or  Great Atlas    mountain range in central Morocco. It extends northeastward for 460 miles (740 km), from the Atlantic Coast to the Algerian border. Many peaks exceed an elevation of 12,000 feet (3,660… …   Universalium

  • High Atlas Mountains —    The Atlas Mountains are a series of mountain ranges that stretch from west to east across North Africa. They run for 1,931 kilometers from the Moroccan city of Agadir in the southwest to the Tunisian capital of Tunis in the northeast. The two… …   Historical dictionary of the berbers (Imazighen)

  • Atlas Mountains — For other uses, see Mount Atlas. Atlas Mountains Range Toubkal Mountain in Toubkal National Park in the High Atlas …   Wikipedia

  • Atlas Mountains — a mountain range in NW Africa, extending through Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia. Highest peak, Mt. Tizi, 14,764 ft. (4500 m). * * * Mountain system, northwestern Africa. It extends some 1,200 mi (2,000 km) from the Moroccan port of Agadir in the… …   Universalium

  • Atlas (disambiguation) — Most things with a name that includes the term Atlas stem directly or indirectly from the mythological character AtlasAtlas may also refer to: Greek mythology * Atlas (mythology), a Titan who bore the spheres of the heavens; inspiring the widely… …   Wikipedia

  • Atlas Cedar — Taxobox name = Atlas Cedar status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 image caption = Atlas Cedars near Khénifra, Morocco regnum = Plantae divisio = Pinophyta classis = Pinopsida ordo = Pinales familia = Pinaceae genus = Cedrus species = Cedrus… …   Wikipedia

  • Atlas Mountains — geographical name mountains NW Africa extending from SW Morocco to NE Tunisia; its highest peaks are in the Grand, or High, Atlas in SW central Morocco see toubkal (Jebel) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • High German consonant shift — High German subdivides into Upper German (green) and Central German (blue), and is distinguished from Low German (yellow) and Dutch. The main isoglosses, the Benrath and Speyer lines, are marked in black. In historical linguistics, the High… …   Wikipedia

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