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addaword.gifdefinition of cordillera

noun
a number of parallel mountain ranges
La cordillera de los andes is said to be the largest in the world.
Submitted by: raquel from Peru on 29/10/2009 19:39:00
Definition of cordillera from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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