Mesabi Range

Mesabi Range
geographical name range of hills NE Minnesota NW of Duluth containing large deposits of iron

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  • Mesabi Range —   [mə sɑːbɪ reɪndʒ], Hügelkette in den Superior Uplands von Nordostminnesota, USA, Teil des Kanadischen Schilds. Die reichen Eisenerzlager wurden seit ihrer Entdeckung (1887) zur Rohstoffbasis der amerikanischen Stahlindustrie; Gewinnung im… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mesabi Range — [mə sä′bē] [< Ojibwa missabe wudjiu, giant mountain] range of hills in NE Minn., containing rich iron ore deposits …   English World dictionary

  • Mesabi Range — The Mesabi Range (upper center) is west of Lake Superior, north of Duluth, and far north of Minneapolis St. Paul. Nearby towns include Grand Rapids, Hibbing and Virginia, Minnesota …   Wikipedia

  • Mesabi Range — Die Mesabi Range liegt westlich des Lake Superior und nördlich von Duluth …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mesabi Range — Sp Mesãbio kalvãgūbris Ap Mesabi Range L JAV (Minesota) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Mesabi Range — range of hills, NE Minnesota; site of iron ore deposits …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Mesabi Range — /meuh sah bee/ a range of low hills in NE Minnesota, noted for major iron ore deposits mined by the open pit method. * * * ▪ region, Minnesota, United States  largest of three iron (iron processing) ranges in northern Minnesota, U.S. (the others… …   Universalium

  • Mesabi Range — noun a range of hills in northeastern Minnesota where rich iron ore deposits were discovered in 1887 • Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑chain of mountains • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesabi Range — Me•sa′bi Range′ [[t]məˈsɑ bi[/t]] n. geg a range of low hills in NE Minnesota, noted for major iron ore deposits …   From formal English to slang

  • Mesabi Range Community and Technical College — The Mesabi Range Community and Technical College is a two year college with campuses in Virginia, Minnesota and Eveleth, Minnesota. Students in the Virginia High School and other neighboring school districts can receive college credits also by… …   Wikipedia

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