Southern Alps
geographical name mountain range New Zealand in W South Island extending almost the length of the island — see cook (Mount)

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  • Southern Alps — the Southern Alps mountain ranges on the South Island of New Zealand. Their highest point is Mount Cook, which is the highest point in New Zealand …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Southern Alps — mountain range on South Island, New Zealand: highest peak, Mt. Cook …   English World dictionary

  • Southern Alps — For other uses, see Southern Alps (disambiguation). Snow highlights the Southern Alps in this satellite image of the South Island, New Zealand. The Southern Alps is a mountain range extending along much of the length of New Zealand s South Island …   Wikipedia

  • Southern Alps — a mountain range in New Zealand, on South Island. Highest peak, Mt. Cook, 12,349 ft. (3765 m). * * * Mountain range, South Island, New Zealand. It extends almost the entire length of the island, and it is the highest range in Australasia. It has… …   Universalium

  • Southern Alps — p1 Neuseeländische Alpen Die Südlichen Alpen sind hier mit Schnee bedeckt Höchster Gipfel Aoraki / Mount Cook (3.754 m) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Southern Alps — South′ern Alps′ n. pl. geg a mountain range in New Zealand, on South Island. Highest peak, Mt. Cook, 12,349 ft. (3765 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Southern Alps — /sʌðən ˈælps/ (say sudhuhn alps) plural noun a mountain range in NZ, on the South Island. Highest peak, Mt Cook, 3764 m …   Australian English dictionary

  • Southern Alps — a mountain range in New Zealand, on South Island. Highest peak, Mt. Cook, 12,349 ft. (3765 m) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Southern Alps (disambiguation) — Southern Alps may refer to: * Southern Alps (geology), a geological subdivision of the European Alps *, also known as the Akaishi Mountains, in Japan * Southern Alps, a mountain range on the South Island of New Zealand …   Wikipedia

  • Southern Alps (geology) — The Southern Alps are a geological subdivision of the European Alps. The Southern Alps are the part of the Alps that are found south of the Periadriatic Seam, a major geological faultzone across the Alps. The Southern Alps contain almost the same …   Wikipedia

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