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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alpestrine, subalpineadjective

    growing at high altitudes


  1. subalpineadjective

    At the foot of the Alps

  2. subalpineadjective

    At or just below the tree-line

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subalpineadjective

    inhabiting the somewhat high slopes and summits of mountains, but considerably below the snow line

  2. Etymology: [L. subalpinus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Subalpine

    sub-al′pīn, adj. belonging to a mountainous region next below alpine—i.e. near but not below the timber-line, alpestrine.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of subalpine in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of subalpine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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    large recently extinct long-horned European wild ox; considered one of the ancestors of domestic cattle
    • A. instigation
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