Berkshire Hills


Berkshire Hills
noun
a low mountain range in western Massachusetts; a resort area
Syn: ↑Berkshires
Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑chain of mountains
Part Holonyms: ↑Massachusetts, ↑Bay State, ↑Old Colony, ↑MA

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the Berkshires [the Berkshires] (also the Berkshire Hills ; )
a range of hills in the western part of the US state of ↑Massachusetts. It is an area of beautiful woods that are popular with tourists.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Berkshire Hills — [bʉrk′shir, bʉrk′shər] [after Berkshire, England] region of wooded hills in W Mass.: resort area: also called Berkshires …   English World dictionary

  • Berkshire Hills — Sp Bèrkšyro kalvos Ap Berkshire Hills L JAV (Masačusetsas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Berkshire Hills — /berrk shear, sheuhr/ a range of low mountains in W Massachusetts: resort region. Highest peak, Mt. Greylock, 3505 ft. (1070 m). Also called Berkshires. * * * Segment of the Appalachian Mtns. , western Massachusetts. Many of its summits exceed… …   Universalium

  • Berkshire Hills — geographical name hills W Massachusetts W of Connecticut River see greylock (Mount) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Berkshire Hills — Berk′shire Hills′ [[t]ˈbɜrk ʃɪər, ʃər[/t]] n. pl. geg a range of low mountains in W Massachusetts. Highest peak, 3505 ft. (1070 m). Also called Berk′shires …   From formal English to slang

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  • Best Western Plus Berkshire Hills Inn & Suites — (Питсфилд,США) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 1350 …   Каталог отелей

  • Berkshire County, Massachusetts — For the Royal County of Berkshire, UK, see Berkshire Infobox U.S. County county = Berkshire County state = Massachusetts map size = 225 founded = 1685 seat = None (formerly Pittsfield) County government was abolished in 2000 | area total sq mi =… …   Wikipedia

  • Berkshire — /berrk shear, sheuhr/; Brit. /bahrk shear, sheuhr/, n. 1. Also called Berks /berrks/; Brit. /bahrks/. a county in S England. 658,300; 485 sq. mi. (1255 sq. km). 2. one of an English breed of black hogs, having white markings on the feet, face,… …   Universalium

  • Hills — (as used in expressions) Berkshire Hills Beverly Hills Black Hills Cheviot Hills Chin Hills Grampian Hills Naga Hills * * * …   Universalium


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