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Nanga Parbat

[nuhng-guh puhr-buht] /ˈnʌŋ gə ˈpʌr bʌt/
noun
1.
a mountain in NW Kashmir, in the Himalayas. 26,660 feet (8125 meters).
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  • Then from the summer-house in our garden, in the early morning, 106 to feast my eyes on Nanga Parbat was a perpetual delight.

    Kashmir Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
  • Throughout a circle of 120 miles' diameter Nanga Parbat surpasses all other summits by more than 9000 feet.

    Kashmir Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
  • K2 is not so massive a mountain as Kinchinjunga and Nanga Parbat.

    Kashmir Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
  • Few days were there during our stay in the Nanga Parbat region that were clear after 10 A.M., and this morning was no exception.

  • And above all will soar Nanga Parbat, looking at sunset like a pearly island rising from an ocean of ruddy light.

    Kashmir Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
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Nanga Parbat

/ˈnʌŋɡə ˈpɑːbʌt/
noun
1.
a mountain in N India, in NW Kashmir in the W Himalayas. Height: 8126 m (26 660 ft)
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