Rushmore, Mount

Rushmore, Mount
geographical name mountain 5600 feet (1707 meters) W South Dakota in Black Hills on which are carved faces of presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt; a national memorial

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rushmore,Mount — Rush·more (rŭshʹmôr , mōr ), Mount A mountain, 1,708 m (5,600 ft) high, in the Black Hills of western South Dakota. Its monument with massive carved likenesses of Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt was carved under the… …   Universalium

  • Rushmore, Mount — Peak and national memorial, Black Hills, southwestern South Dakota, U.S. Sculptures of the heads of presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt are carved on the granite face of the mountain, which is 6 …   Universalium

  • Rushmore, Mount — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mount Rushmore in popular culture — Mount Rushmore as depicted on the South Dakota state quarter. Because of its fame as a monument, Mount Rushmore in South Dakota has appeared frequently in works of fiction, and has been discussed or depicted in other popular works …   Wikipedia

  • Mount Rushmore (Dakota del Sur) — Mount Rushmore Territorio no organizado de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mount Rushmore — For the 1960s rock band, see Mount Rushmore (band). Mount Rushmore National Memorial IUCN Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape) …   Wikipedia

  • Rushmore Memorial Building — Ansicht der Rusmore Memorial Library von Südosten, 2008 Die Rushmore Memorial Library, die auch als Rushmore Memorial Building bekannt ist, ist eine frühere Bibliothek an der Kreuzung von New York State Route 32 und Weygant Hill Road in Highland… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mount Rushmore — noun a mountain in the Black Hills of South Dakota; the likenesses of Washington and Jefferson and Lincoln and Roosevelt are carved on it • Syn: ↑Rushmore, ↑Mt. Rushmore • Instance Hypernyms: ↑mountain peak • Part Holonyms: ↑Black Hills, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mount Rushmore State — noun a state in north central United States • Syn: ↑South Dakota, ↑Coyote State, ↑SD • Instance Hypernyms: ↑American state • Part Holonyms: ↑United States, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mount — mount1 mountable, adj. mountless, adj. /mownt/, v.t. 1. to go up; climb; ascend: to mount stairs. 2. to get up on (a platform, a horse, etc.). 3. to set or place at an elevation: to mount a house on stilts. 4. to furnish with a horse or other… …   Universalium

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