from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Located under or at the base of a mountain or mountain range.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Located at the base of a mountain, or in the foothills of a mountain chain.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Situated at or near the base of a mountain or mountain-range; belonging to the foot-hills of a range. See foothill.
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