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I spent the first 18 years of my life in the pastoral town of Vernal, Utah, in the shadows of the Book Cliffs and the Uinta Mountains.
Gordon Gee

Meaning of "Uinta Mountains" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UINTA MOUNTAINS

Uinta Mountains  [jʊˈɪntə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UINTA MOUNTAINS

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Uinta Mountains is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UINTA MOUNTAINS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Uinta Mountains

Uinta Mountains

The Uinta Mountains /juːˈɪntə/ are an east-west trending chain of mountains in northeastern Utah extending slightly into southern Wyoming in the United States. As a subrange of the Rocky Mountains, they are unusual for being the highest range in the contiguous United States running east to west, and lie approximately 100 miles east of Salt Lake City. The range has peaks ranging from 11,000–13,528 feet, with the highest point being Kings Peak, also the highest point in Utah. The Mirror Lake Highway crosses the western half of the Uintas on its way to Wyoming.

Definition of Uinta Mountains in the English dictionary

The definition of Uinta Mountains in the dictionary is a mountain range in NE Utah: part of the Rocky Mountains. Highest peak: Kings Peak, 4123 m.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UINTA MOUNTAINS


carpenter
ˈkɑːpɪntə
fainter
ˈfeɪntə
hinter
ˈhɪntə
imprinter
ɪmˈprɪntə
jointer
ˈdʒɔɪntə
linter
ˈlɪntə
midwinter
ˈmɪdˈwɪntə
minter
ˈmɪntə
overwinter
ˌəʊvəˈwɪntə
painter
ˈpeɪntə
pinta
ˈpɪntə
Pinter
ˈpɪntə
pointer
ˈpɔɪntə
printer
ˈprɪntə
quinta
ˈkɪntə
sinter
ˈsɪntə
splinter
ˈsplɪntə
sprinter
ˈsprɪntə
tinter
ˈtɪntə
winter
ˈwɪntə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UINTA MOUNTAINS

Uhland
UHT
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Uighur
Uighurian
Uighuric
Uigur
Uigurian
Uiguric
uillean pipes
uintaite
uintathere
uitlander
ujamaa village
Ujiji
Ujjain
Ujung Pandang
uk
UK garage
UK Overseas Territory

WORDS THAT END LIKE UINTA MOUNTAINS

Adirondack Mountains
Allegheny Mountains
Black Mountains
blackout curtains
Blue Mountains
Blue Ridge Mountains
Carpathian Mountains
Catskill Mountains
Caucasus Mountains
curtains
Great Smoky Mountains
net curtains
Olympic Mountains
Ozark Mountains
remains
Rocky Mountains
Smoky Mountains
Snowy Mountains
Tatra Mountains
Ural Mountains
White Mountains

Synonyms and antonyms of Uinta Mountains in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Uinta Mountains» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UINTA MOUNTAINS

Find out the translation of Uinta Mountains to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Uinta Mountains from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Uinta Mountains» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Uinta山
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Montañas Uinta
570 millions of speakers

English

Uinta Mountains
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Uinta पर्वत
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

جبال Uinta
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Uinta Горы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Uinta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উনিতা পর্বতমালা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

uinta Montagnes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pergunungan Uinta
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Uinta Mountains
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ユインタ山地
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

유인 타 산맥
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pegunungan Uinta
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Uinta núi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உந்த மலைகள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उंटा पर्वत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Uinta Dağları
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Uinta Montagne
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

uinta Góry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Uinta Гори
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Munții Uinta
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Uinta Όρη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

UINTA Berge
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Uinta Mountains
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Uinta Mountains
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Uinta Mountains

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UINTA MOUNTAINS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Uinta Mountains

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QUOTES WITH «UINTA MOUNTAINS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Uinta Mountains.
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Gordon Gee
I spent the first 18 years of my life in the pastoral town of Vernal, Utah, in the shadows of the Book Cliffs and the Uinta Mountains.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UINTA MOUNTAINS»

Discover the use of Uinta Mountains in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Uinta Mountains and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tectonic Evolution of the Uinta Mountains: Palinspastic ...
Major tectonic events important in the evolution of the Uinta Mountains were evaluated through palinspastic restoration of a north-south structural cross section drawn along longitude 1090 15' in northeastern Utah.
Donald S. Stone, 1993
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The Geologic Story of the Uinta Mountains: Usgs Bulletin 1291
The USGS is dedicated to provide reliable, investigated information to enhance and protect our quality of life. This is one of their bulletins.
Waqllace R. Hansen, 2013
3
An Integrated Geological and Geophysical Study of the Uinta ...
Their models show a zone of thrust faulting along the southern flank of the Uinta Mountains, where the sediments of the Uinta Basin continued northward under the southern edge of the surface structure of the Uinta Mountains. A zone of ...
Salma Khatun, 2008
4
Glaciation of the Uinta Mountains
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed.
Wallace Walter Atwood, 2012
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Pleistocene Geology of the Uinta Mountains
This is an OCR edition without illustrations or index. It may have numerous typos or missing text. However, purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original rare book from GeneralBooksClub.com.
Charles F. Bowen, General Books, 2009
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Following the Legends: A GPS Guide to Utah's Lost Mines and ...
Following the Legends combines old rumors with new tools to shed light on Utah's rich history. This compilation of legends, true stories, expert advice, and practical wisdom is ideal for both the curious and the adventurous alike.
Dale R. Bascom, 2007
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Interior Western United States
Kowallis, B.J., Christiansen, E.H., Balls, E., Heizler, M.T., and Sprinkel, D.A., 2005 , The Bishop Conglmerate ash beds, south flank of the Uinta Mountains, Utah: Are they pyroclastic fall beds from the Oligocene ignimbrites of western Utah and  ...
Joel L. Pederson, Carol Merritt Dehler, 2005
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Vertebrate Paleontology in Utah
A TRIP TO UTAH - 1870 With 12 students from Yale University in the summer of 1870, Professor Othniel C. Marsh journeyed from Ft. Bridger (Wyoming) southward into modern-day Utah to the eastern Uinta Mountains, and on to the confluence ...
David D. Gillette, 1999
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Interaction of the Rocky Mountain Foreland and the ...
The western part of the Uinta arch, which includes the western end of the Uinta Mountains and the Cottonwood segment of the Uinta arch (Cottonwood arch) in the central Wasatch Mountains, divides the north-trending overthrust belt into two  ...
Christopher J. Schmidt, William J. Perry, 1988
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Cenozoic History of the Southern Rocky Mountains: Papers ...
A geologic sketch map of the eastern Uinta Mountains, shown in Figure 4, portrays the distribution of the Miocene sedimentary rocks and some of the larger folds and faults of the area. Also shown in Figure 4 is a diagrammatic cross section by ...
Bruce Franklin Curtis, 1975

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UINTA MOUNTAINS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Uinta Mountains is used in the context of the following news items.
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Hiking to Little Elk Lake in the Uintas
UINTA MOUNTAINS — The snowmelt is increasing and higher-elevation trails and lakes in the Uintas are opening fast. One of the easy and fun early hikes ... «KSL.com, Jul 15»
2
Phantom Predators: In Search of Lynx and Wolverines
As we launch our newest project in the Uinta Mountains of Utah and Wyoming, Adventurers and Scientists for Conservation media coordinator Grace Kay ... «National Geographic, Jun 15»
3
2 hikes now accessible in the Uinta Mountains
UINTA MOUNTAINS — The Mirror Lake Highway is clear all the way to Evanston, Wyoming, but many high-elevation lakes and trails are still inaccessible due to ... «KSL.com, Jun 15»
4
More wilderness protection for the Uinta Mountains
The Public Lands/Wilderness Advisory Group surroundsthe map detailing the 23,000-acre proposed expansion of the wilderness designation area in the Uinta ... «The Park Record, Mar 15»
5
Uintas mountain goat watch will offer good sightings
MOUNTAIN HOME — As snow gets deep in the winter the mountain goats along the South Slope of the Uinta Mountains move down onto ridges that are ... «Standard-Examiner, Mar 15»
6
See tundra swans, mountain goats at DWR events
The Mountain Goat Watch event will be held along the Rock Creek Road at the south slope of the Uinta Mountains. As the snow gets deep in the winter, ... «KSL.com, Feb 15»
7
Wolf from Idaho-Canada pack apparently roams through Utah
28 while Maxfield was investigating sightings of a gray wolf on the south slope of the Uinta Mountains in Duchesne County. The wolf would eventually be spotted ... «Salt Lake Tribune, Oct 14»
8
Searchers find overdue Utah hiker, 73, in Kings Peak area
A 73-year-old man who was reported missing in the Uinta Mountains was found Wednesday morning in good condition, having joined a group of hunters while ... «Salt Lake Tribune, Sep 14»
9
Uinta Getaway: See yourself on the Mirror Lake Scenic Byway
The road passes through the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. ... Not only are the Uinta Mountains the only major mountain range in the US on an ... «Salt Lake Magazine, Sep 14»
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Thousands gather to pray for peace at Rainbow Family fest
Thousands of gathers met in the Uinta Mountains near Heber City for the annual Rainbow Family Gathering on Monday, June 30, 2014. At the start of the week, ... «Las Vegas Review-Journal, Jul 14»

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