Allegheny mountains



a mountain range in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia: a part of the Appalachian Mountains.
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It receives in its generally placid bosom some of the greatest rivers flowing down from the Allegheny Mountains.
America, Volume I (of 6) Joel Cook

He suggested the Indian trail across the Allegheny Mountains.
Watch Yourself Go By Al. G. Field

I saw him several years after he had been transferred to the eastern run over the Allegheny Mountains.
Test Pilot David Goodger (goodger@python.org)

The Allegheny Mountains also held the settlers back for a long time.
Conservation Reader Harold W. Fairbanks

The Potomac is one of the chief among the many rivers draining the Allegheny Mountains.
America, Volume I (of 6) Joel Cook

Once I was driving in the Allegheny Mountains in the early summer.
Prairie Gold Various

It lay for all that day up and down, in and out, among the wildest passes 304of the Allegheny Mountains.
Cruel As The Grave Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth

Some eight or ten years ago I was hunting the Allegheny Mountains.
Mink Trapping A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding

The Allegheny Mountains border Virginia along the west and numerous high, narrow ridges are found here.
Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia Dorothy M. Torpey

The first grand piano ever taken across the Allegheny Mountains was carted over for Nevin’s mother.
Contemporary American Composers Rupert Hughes

plural noun
a mountain range in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia: part of the Appalachian system; rising from 600 m (2000 ft) to over 1440 m (4800 ft)
Allegheny Mountains [(al-uh-gay-nee)]

Western part of the Appalachian Mountains, extending from northern Pennsylvania southwest to southwestern Virginia.

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