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appalachian


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  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  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Appalachian 
  adj  :  in  or  relating  to  Appalachia  [syn:  {Appalachian}] 




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