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eight-thousander

Definitions

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  • noun Any of the fourteen independent mountains on Earth, all located in Asia, that extend more than 8,000 metres (26,247 ft) above sea level.

Etymologies

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eight thousand + -er

Examples

  • For our comrades it was a tragic moment: Annapurna was conquered, and the first eight-thousander had been climbed.

    The Greatest Survival Stories Ever Told

  • A Polish team was first up an "eight-thousander" in winter, topping out on Everest in February 1980.

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  • A Polish team was first up an "eight-thousander" in winter, topping out on Everest in February 1980.

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  • A Polish team was first up an "eight-thousander" in winter, topping out on Everest in February 1980.

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  • They haven't revealed many details of their plan just yet, but they do note that there are fewer routes to the top of Lhotse, which stands at 8516 meters (27,940 feet) than any other eight-thousander.

    The Adventure Blog

  • They haven't revealed many details of their plan just yet, but they do note that there are fewer routes to the top of Lhotse, which stands at 8516 meters (27,940 feet) than any other eight-thousander.

    The Adventure Blog

  • Pasaban is on her way to Tibet, where she will attempt to climb her last "eight-thousander",

    Channel NewsAsia Front Page News

  • Also a lake below Ama Dablam emerged and to the east I spotted Amphu Gyabjen (5,650m), Island peak (6,189m), dangerously looking snowy face of Amphu Lapcha (6,246m), but most importantly Makalu, an eight-thousander.

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  • "eight-thousander", Shisha Pangma, the smallest of the 14 peaks at 8,027 metres.

    The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines

  • "eight-thousander," Shisha Pangma, the smallest of the 14 peaks at 8,027 meters. products from reliable chinese wholesalers on DHgate. com!

    China Post Online - Taiwan , News , Taiwan newspaper

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