submontane

/sʌbˈmɒnteɪn/ (say sub'montayn)

adjective
1. under or beneath a mountain or mountains.
2. at or near the foot of mountains.
3. relating to the lower slopes of mountains.
submontanely, adverb

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • submontane — [sub män′tān, sub΄män tān′] adj. [< SUB + L montanus: see MOUNTAIN] 1. located at the foot of a mountain or mountain range 2. of or characteristic of foothills …   English World dictionary

  • submontane — submontanely, adv. /sub mon tayn/, adj. 1. under or beneath a mountain or mountains. 2. at or near the foot of mountains. 3. pertaining or belonging to the lower slopes of mountains. [1810 20; < LL submontanus; see SUB , MONTANE] * * * …   Universalium

  • submontane — adjective Located at the base of a mountain, or in the foothills of a mountain chain …   Wiktionary

  • submontane — adj. under a mountain, beneath a mountain; lying at the foot of a mountain, situated near the base of a mountain …   English contemporary dictionary

  • submontane — sub·montane …   English syllables

  • submontane — sub•mon•tane [[t]sʌbˈmɒn teɪn[/t]] adj. 1) under or beneath a mountain or mountains 2) of or belonging to the lower slopes of mountains • Etymology: 1810–20; < LL submontānus; see sub , montane …   From formal English to slang

  • submontane —   a. at foot of mountain …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • submontane — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pakistan — /pak euh stan , pah keuh stahn /, n. 1. Islamic Republic of, a republic in S Asia, between India and Afghanistan: formerly part of British India; known as West Pakistan from 1947 71 to distinguish it from East Pakistan (now Bangladesh).… …   Universalium

  • Uttar Pradesh — /oot euhr preuh daysh , desh / a state in N India: a former province of British India. 97,380,000; 113,409 sq. mi. (293,730 sq. km). Cap.: Lucknow. Formerly, United Provinces. Former official name, United Provinces of Agra and Oudh. * * *… …   Universalium

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