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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Allegheny  \Al"le*ghe`ny\,  a. 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  Allegheny  Mountains,  or  the  region 
  where  they  are  situated.  Also 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Appalachian  \Ap`pa*la"chi*an\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  chain  of  mountains  in  the  United 
  States,  commonly  called  the  {Allegheny}  mountains. 
 
  Note:  The  name  Appalachian  was  given  to  the  mountains  by  the 
  Spaniards  under  De  Soto,  who  derived  it  from  the 
  neighboring  Indians.  --Am.  Cyc. 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Allegheny,  PA 
  Zip  code(s):  15212 




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