Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: piedmont  'peed,mónt
  1. A gentle slope leading from the base of a mountain to a region of flat land
Noun: Piedmont  'peed,mónt
  1. The plateau between the coastal plain and the Appalachian Mountains: parts of Virginia and North and South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama
     
  2. The region of northwestern Italy; includes the Po valley
    - Piemonte

Derived forms: piedmonts

Type of: geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region, incline, Italian region, side, slope

Part of: Italia, Italian Republic, Italy, South

Encyclopedia: Piedmont, SD