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Cumberland Gap

a pass in the Cumberland Mountains at the junction of the Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee boundaries. 1315 feet (401 meters) high. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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Cumberland Gap definition

Pass through the Cumberland Mountains between Virginia and Kentucky that was used by early settlers to move west.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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