Definitions for zagros mountainsˈzæg rəs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word zagros mountains
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Zag′ros Moun′tainsˈzæg rəs(n.pl.)
a mountain range in S and SW Iran, extending along the borders of Turkey and Iraq. Highest peak, 14,921 ft. (4550 m).
Category: Geography (places)
The Zagros Mountains are the largest mountain range in Iran and Iraq. With a total length of 1,500 km, from northwestern Iran, and roughly correlating with Iran's western border, the Zagros range spans the whole length of the western and southwestern Iranian plateau and ends at the Strait of Hormuz. The highest points in the Zagros Mountains are Zard Kuh-bakhtiari and Dena. The Hazaran massif in the Kerman province of Iran forms an eastern outlier of the range, the Jebal Barez reaching into Sistan.
Find a translation for the zagros mountains definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these zagros mountains definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"zagros mountains." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 8 Mar. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/zagros mountains>.