Trans Alai
geographical name mountain range Kyrgyzstan & Tajikistan in NW Pamirs — see Lenin Peak

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Trans Alai — /trans, tranz/ a mountain range in central Asia, between Kirghizia (Kyrgyzstan) and Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan). Highest peak, Lenin Peak. * * * …   Universalium

  • Trans Alai — Trans A•lai [[t]ˈtræns əˈlaɪ, ˈtrænz[/t]] n. geg a mountain range in central Asia, between Kirghizia and Tadzhikistan. Highest peak, Lenin Peak, 23,382 ft. (7127 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Trans Alai — /trans, tranz/ a mountain range in central Asia, between Kirghizia (Kyrgyzstan) and Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan). Highest peak, Lenin Peak …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trans-Alai Range — ▪ mountain range, Central Asia Kyrgyz  Chong Alay Kyrka Toosu , Tajik  Qatorkŭhi Pasi Oloy , also spelled  Trans Alay        mountain range on the frontier between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. It is the most northerly range of the Pamirs and… …   Universalium

  • Alaï — Monts Alaï Monts Alaï …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alai-Gebirge — p1f1p3 Alai Gebirge Lage Kirgisistan, Tadschikistan, Usbekistan, VR China …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Trans-Alay Range — The Trans Alay Range (also Trans Alai Range and not to be confused with the Altai Mountains) is a mountain range of the Pamir Mountains (ancient Mount Imeon) between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Its northern end is the Alay Valley, and 150 miles to …   Wikipedia

  • Alai — b. 1959, Maerkang, Sichuan Writer Alai is a Tibetan writer publishing in Chinese. He was born into a peasant family and taught both primary and middle school after graduating from college in 1980. He began to publish in 1982 and became a… …   Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture

  • Monts Alaï — 38° 33′ 36″ N 68° 46′ 26″ E / 38.56, 68.7739 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lenin Peak — Ibn Sina Peak Lenin Peak from Irkeshtam Elevation …   Wikipedia

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