Definitions for k2ˈkeɪˈtu
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a mountain in N Kashmir, in the Karakoram range: second highest peak in the world. 28,250 ft. (8611 m).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Also called Godwin Austen, Dapsang.
K2, Godwin Austen, Mount Godwin Austen, Dapsang(noun)
a mountain peak in the Karakoram Range in northern Kashmir; the 2nd highest peak in the world (28,250 feet high)
The worldu2019s second highest mountain, located in the Tibetan Himalayas.
Origin: Thomas Montgomerie designated the mountain in 1856 for being the second peak of the range.