a range of the Appalachian Mountains in North Carolina and Tennessee; most of the range is included in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 720 sq. mi. (1865 sq. km). Highest peak, Clingman’s Dome, 6642 feet (2024 meters).
the W part of the Appalachians, in W North Carolina and E Tennessee. Highest peak: Clingman’s Dome, 2024 m (6642 ft)
Part of the Appalachian Mountains on the border between North Carolina and Tennessee.
Note: Named after the smokelike haze that envelops them.
Note: Great Smoky Mountains National Park straddles the crest of the Smokies. The Appalachian Trail follows the crest of the mountains.
noun 1. a national park in SE Tennessee and SW North Carolina, including most of the Great Smoky Mountains: hardwood forest. 808 sq. mi. (2092 sq. km).
noun 1. the goal of the Democratic Party under the leadership of President Lyndon B. Johnson, chiefly to enact domestic programs to improve education, provide medical care for the aged, and eliminate poverty. The name President Lyndon Johnson gave to his aims in domestic policy. The programs of the Great Society had several goals, including […]
noun 1. according to a system of classification that originated in Russia, any of several broad groups of soils with common characteristics usually associated with particular climates and vegetation types.
- Great something in the sky
noun phrase Heaven; God; the ultimate authority: Senator Levin will be in the Great Committee Room in the Sky before Congress revisits the lobbyist mess/ We’ll leave this play to that Great Critic in the Sky (1970s+)