One national park and many other regional parks are located in the Dolomites.
British Dictionary definitions for Dolomites
a mountain range in NE Italy: part of the Alps; formed of dolomitic limestone. Highest peak: Marmolada, 3342 m (10 965 ft)
a white mineral often tinted by impurities, found in sedimentary rocks and veins. It is used in the manufacture of cement and as a building stone (marble). Composition: calcium magnesium carbonate. Formula: CaMg(CO3)2. Crystal structure: hexagonal (rhombohedral)
a sedimentary rock resembling limestone but consisting principally of the mineral dolomite. It is an important source of magnesium and its compounds, and is used as a building material and refractory
dolomitic (ˌdɒləˈmɪtɪk) adjective
C18: named after Déodat de Dolomieu (1750–1801), French mineralogist