alpine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alpinus, from Alpēs (The Alps). Cognates include French alpin.

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Adjective[edit]

alpine (comparative more alpine, superlative most alpine)

  1. Of, relating to, or inhabiting mountains, especially above the timber line
    alpine snows
  2. (skiing) Of or relating to slalom and downhill skiing. (Compare Nordic.)

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Noun[edit]

alpine (plural alpines)

  1. Any of several plants, native to mountain habitats, often grown in a rock garden

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alpine

  1. feminine singular of alpin

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alpine

  1. feminine plural of alpino

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

alpīne

  1. vocative masculine singular of alpīnus