a mountain system in NW Washington, part of the Coast Range. Highest peak, Mt. Olympus, 7954 feet (2424 meters).
a mountain range in NW Washington: part of the Coast Range. Highest peak: Mount Olympus, 2427 m (7965 ft)
- Olympic peninsula
noun 1. a large peninsula of W Washington
noun 1. a national park in NW Washington. 1323 sq. mi. (3425 sq. km).
[uh-lim-pik-sahyz, oh-lim-] /əˈlɪm pɪkˌsaɪz, oʊˈlɪm-/ adjective 1. of the dimensions or length prescribed for the Olympic Games and other major athletic competitions: an Olympic-size speed-skating oval. 2. (of a swimming pool) having a length of 55 yards (50 meters) and a width of at least 23 yards (21 meters).
[uh-lim-pee-oh] /əˈlɪm piˌoʊ/ noun 1. Sylvanus [sil-vey-nuh s] /sɪlˈveɪ nəs/ (Show IPA), 1902–63, African statesman: first president of the Republic of Togo 1961–63.