Meaning of “the Alps” in the English Dictionary

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"the Alps" in British English

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the Alpsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ælps/ us /ælps/

a large mountain range in Europe, stretching from Austria and Slovenia in the east, through Italy, Switzerland, Germany, and Liechtenstein, to France in the west

(Definition of “the Alps” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)