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English noun: mountain pass

1. mountain pass (object) the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks

SamplesWe got through the pass before it started to snow.

Synonymsnotch, pass

Broader (hypernym)location

Narrower (hyponym)col, defile, gap, gorge, saddle, saddleback

Instance hyponymBrenner Pass, Cumberland Gap, Donner Pass, Khyber Pass

Part meronymchain, chain of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, range, range of mountains

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