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synonyms for cordillera

  • sierra
  • Alps
  • Andes
  • Himalayas
  • Rockies
  • Rocky Mountains
  • chain
  • cordilleran belt
  • fold belt
  • massif
  • mountain chain
  • range
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How to use cordillera in a sentence

Moreover, the passes in ascending the Andes and Cordillera can only be correctly imagined by experienced travellers.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
The mines which yield this metal are on the southern declivity, close to the road leading down from the Cordillera.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The Cordillera, in the neighborhood of Yauli, is exceedingly rich in lead ore, containing silver.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
Not so the Indians of the higher mountains eastward of the Cordillera.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
About a league beyond Acchahuari the valley is bounded by the principal chain of the Cordillera.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
From this point the traveller catches a distant glimpse of the heaven-towering summit of the Cordillera.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
To the eastern range of mountains they gave the name of Cordillera Oriental.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The Cordillera presents an aspect totally different from that of the Andes.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The summits of the calcareous hills which stretch eastward from the great chain of the Cordillera are broken and rugged.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The Cordillera descends in terraces to the level heights, whilst the slope of the Andes is uniform and unbroken.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
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WORDS RELATED TO CORDILLERA

  • Alps
  • Andes
  • Himalayas
  • Rockies
  • Rocky Mountains
  • chain
  • cordillera
  • cordilleran belt
  • fold belt
  • massif
  • mountain chain
  • range
  • sierra
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