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- proper noun proper name A mountain in Tibet, 26,287 feet high.
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- noun a mountain in the Himalayas in Tibet (26,290 feet high)
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It is perhaps one which has been seen and measured from the Tirhoot district by some of Colonel Waugh's party, and which has been reported to be upwards of 28,000 feet in elevation; and it is the only mountain of the first class in magnitude between Gosainthan