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alpine

adjective uk   /ˈæl.paɪn/ us  
Alpine relating to the Alps: Alpine ski resortsHills and mountains relating to high mountain areas: Our window looked out on a beautiful alpine scene.Hills and mountains

alpine

noun [C] uk   /ˈæl.paɪn/ (also alpine plant) us  
a plant that grows naturally in high mountain areas where trees are unable to growTypes of plant
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