Alps (France)

Alps (France)
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  • Alps — /alps/, n. (used with a pl. v.) a mountain range in S Europe, extending from France through Switzerland and Italy into Austria, Slovenia, and Croatia. Highest peak, Mont Blanc, 15,781 ft. (4810 m). * * * I Mountain system, south central Europe.… …   Universalium

  • France — • Geography, statistics, and history Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. France     France     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alps — the Alps a ↑range of mountains which go through France, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and Austria. Many people visit the Alps to ↑ski …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Alps — [alps] mountain system in SC Europe extending from S France through Switzerland, Italy, SW Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina into Serbia and Montenegro: highest peak, Mont Blanc …   English World dictionary

  • France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …   Universalium

  • Alps — Alpe redirects here. For the German river, see Alpe (river). For other uses, see Alps (disambiguation). Alps Range The …   Wikipedia

  • Alps, French —    Forming an arc of 1,200 kilometers from the Gulf of Genoa to the Danube River at Vienna, the Alps are the highest and most densely settled mountain chain of Europe. Structurally, the alpine mountain system is divided into the western and… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Alps Tour — Infobox compétition sportive Alps Tour Sport Golf Création 2003 Organisateur(s) Professional Golfers Association Périodicité Annuel …   Wikipédia en Français

  • France — This article is about the country. For a topic outline on this subject, see List of basic France topics. For other uses, see France (disambiguation). Infobox Country native name = La République Française conventional long name = The French… …   Wikipedia

  • Alps — noun a large mountain system in south central Europe; scenic beauty and winter sports make them a popular tourist attraction • Syn: ↑the Alps • Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑chain of… …   Useful english dictionary

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