APPALA`CHIANS


APPALA`CHIANS
   a mountainous system of N. America that stretches NE. from the tablelands of Alabama to the St. Lawrence, and includes the Alleghanies and the Blue Mountains; their utmost height, under 7000 feet; do not reach the snow-line; abound in coal and iron.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.


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