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Glittertinden

[glit-er-tin-uh n] /ˈglɪt ərˌtɪn ən/
noun
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the highest peak in Norway, in the S central part. 8110 feet (2473 meters).
Also, Glittertind [glit-er-tin] /ˈglɪt ər tɪn/ (Show IPA).
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Glittertinden

one of the highest peaks of the Scandinavian Peninsula, in the Jotunheim Mountains (Jotunheimen), south-central Norway. Rising to 8,084 feet (2,464 metres), it has a permanent glacial icecap about 65 feet (20 metres) thick. Glitter Mountain is a popular tourist attraction.

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