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St. Gotthard

[seynt got-erd; German zahngkt gawt-hahrt] /ˌseɪnt ˈgɒt ərd; German ˌzɑŋkt ˈgɔt hɑrt/
a mountain range in S Switzerland; a part of the Alps; highest peak, 10,490 feet (3195 meters).
a mountain pass over this range. 6935 feet (2115 meters) high.
a railway tunnel under this pass. 9¼ miles (15 km) long.
French St. Gothard
[san-gaw-tar] /sɛ̃ gɔˈtær/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for saint gotthard

Saint Gotthard

a range of the Lepontine Alps in SE central Switzerland
a pass over the St Gotthard mountains, in S Switzerland. Height: 2114 m (6935 ft)
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Saint Gotthard

abbot and archbishop, who helped foster the development of Hildesheim and who played an important role in the imperial campaign to reform and reorganize the Bavarian church

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