Laurentian Mountains
geographical name range Canada in S Quebec N of the St. Lawrence on S edge of Canadian Shield

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Laurentian Mountains —   [lɔː renʃən maʊntɪnz], Laurentian Highlands [ haɪləndz], Laurentides [ lɔːrəntaɪdz], der wald und seenreiche südliche Randbereich des Kanadischen Schilds in der Provinz Quebec, nördlich des Sankt Lorenz Stroms, im Allgemeinen 500 bis 800 m über …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Laurentian Mountains — mountain range in S Quebec, Canada, extending along the St. Lawrence River valley: highest peak, 3,905 ft (1,190 m): also Laurentian Highlands …   English World dictionary

  • Laurentian Mountains — Geobox|Range name=Laurentian Mountains image size=275 image caption=The Laurentian Mountains in the Hautes Gorges Quebec national park, Charlevoix, Quebec, Canada. country=Canada region=Quebec|region type=Province highest=Mont Raoul Blanchard… …   Wikipedia

  • Laurentian Mountains — Nationalpark Hautes Gorges, Laurentiden Die Laurentinischen Berge (frz. Laurentides, engl. Laurentian Mountains) sind eine nordwestlich des Sankt Lorenz Stroms in der kanadischen Provinz Québec gelegene Bergkette, die sich von der Region des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Laurentian mountains — Nationalpark Hautes Gorges, Laurentiden Die Laurentinischen Berge (frz. Laurentides, engl. Laurentian Mountains) sind eine nordwestlich des Sankt Lorenz Stroms in der kanadischen Provinz Québec gelegene Bergkette, die sich von der Region des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Laurentian Mountains — a range of low mountains in E Canada, between the St. Lawrence River and Hudson Bay. Also called Laurentians. * * * Range forming the Quebec portion of the Canadian Shield, bounded by the Ottawa, St. Lawrence, and Saguenay rivers. One of the… …   Universalium

  • Laurentian Mountains — Lauren′tian Moun′tains n. pl. geg a range of low mountains in E Canada, between the St. Lawrence River and Hudson Bay. Also called Lau•ren′tians …   From formal English to slang

  • Laurentian Mountains — /lɒˌrɛnʃən ˈmaʊntənz/ (say lo.renshuhn mowntuhnz) plural noun a range of low mountains in eastern Canada between the St Lawrence and Hudson Bay. Highest peak, Mount Tremblant, 960 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Laurentian Mountains — a range of low mountains in E Canada, between the St. Lawrence River and Hudson Bay. Also called Laurentians …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laurentian — (French: Laurentides or Laurentien ) may refer to: *Anything related to Saint Lawrence or the Saint Lawrence River *Laurentia, the craton at the heart of the North American continent **The exposed parts are also known as the Canadian Shield, the… …   Wikipedia

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