the location in a range of mountains of a geological formation that is lower than the surrounding peaks
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an Alpine mountain pass connecting Innsbruck in Austria with Bolzano in Italy that has long been a route for trade and for invasions
a pass through the Cumberland Mountains between Virginia and Kentucky that early settlers used in order to move west
a mountain pass in northeastern California near Lake Tahoe; site where in 1844 some members of an emigrant party survived by eating those who had died
a mountain pass of great strategic and commercial value in the Hindu Kush on the border between northern Pakistan and western Afghanistan; a route by which invaders entered India
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a pass between mountain peaks
a narrow pass (especially one between mountains)
a pass or ridge that slopes gently between two peaks (is shaped like a saddle)
a pass in a mountain ridge through which a stream flows
a pass in a mountain ridge with no stream flowing through it
a point or extent in space
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