Friday, February 17, 2012
Definitions for tramontane
- Being or situated beyond the mountains.
- Beyond the Alps as viewed from Italy; transalpine.
- Of, pertaining to, or coming from the other side of the mountains.
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Citations for tramontane
The tramontane concerns of the Rocky Mountain Fur Company were managed by two resident partners, Fitzgerald and Bridger.
Governor Spottiswood's tramontane expedition had not long gone its romantic way when there came over the mountain trail an English sailor-pioneer named John Shore.