Owen Stanley Range
geographical name mountain range E New Guinea; highest peak Mt. Victoria 13,363 feet (4073 meters)

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  • Owen Stanley Range — mountain range of Papua New Guinea, in SE New Guinea: highest peak, 13,363 ft (4,073 m) * * * ▪ mountains, Papua New Guinea       segment of the central highlands of the island of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, southwestern Pacific Ocean. The… …   Universalium

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  • Owen Stanley — Ow′en Stan′ley n. geg a mountain range on New Guinea in SE Papua New Guinea. Highest peak, 13,240 ft. (4036 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Owen Stanley — a mountain range on New Guinea in SE Papua New Guinea. Highest peak, Mt. Victoria, 13,240 ft. (4036 m) …   Useful english dictionary

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