[moun-tn-uh s] /ˈmaʊn tn əs/
abounding in :
a mountainous wilderness.
of the nature of a .
resembling a or , as being very large and high:
of or relating to mountains: a mountainous region
like a mountain, esp in size or impressiveness
late 14c., from Old French montagneux, from Vulgar Latin *montaneosus “mountainous,” from *montanea (see mountain).
noun 1. the testis of a calf, sheep, pig, etc., used as food.
- Mountain papaya
noun See babáco
- Mountain pose
noun in yoga, standing with arms straight down one’s sides for balance and alignment; also called tadasana Examples Mountain pose is often a starting position in a yogic routine.
noun 1. a series of more or less connected mountains ranged in a line. 2. a series of mountains, or of more or less parallel lines of mountains, closely related, as in origin. 3. an area in which the greater part of the land surface is in considerable degree of slope, upland summits are small […]