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Noun: Appalachian Mountains
  1. A mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Qu├ębec to the Gulf of Mexico; a historic barrier to early westward expansion of the United States
    - Appalachians

Type of: chain, chain of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, range, range of mountains

Part of: East, eastern United States

Encyclopedia: Appalachian Mountains