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transmontane

[trans-mon-teyn, tranz-, trans-mon-teyn, tranz-] /trænsˈmɒn teɪn, trænz-, ˌtræns mɒnˈteɪn, ˌtrænz-/
adjective
Origin of transmontane
1720-1730
1720-30; < Latin trānsmontānus; see trans-, mount2, -an
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  • In the Virginia and Pennsylvania capitals, the transmontane country was still a misty region.

    Afloat on the Ohio Reuben Gold Thwaites
  • Of these numbers the transmontane country had but eighty delegates and nine senators.

  • Now shall ye know, that against the transmontane is the tother star that is clept Antarctic, as I have said before.

  • There had always been a disparity between the people of these transmontane counties and the tide-water region.

    Stephen A. Douglas Allen Johnson
British Dictionary definitions for transmontane

transmontane

/ˌtrænzmɒnˈteɪn/
adjective, noun
1.
another word for tramontane
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