Jura Mountains

Jura Mountains

[joor-uh; French zhy-ra]
noun
a mountain range in W central Europe, between France and Switzerland, extending from the Rhine to the Rhone. Highest peak, Crêt de la Neige, 5654 feet (1723 meters).
Also called Jura.
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