Mount Godwin Austen

noun
a mountain peak in the Karakoram Range in northern Kashmir; the 2nd highest peak in the world (28,250 feet high)
Syn: ↑K2, ↑Godwin Austen, ↑Dapsang
Instance Hypernyms: ↑mountain peak
Part Holonyms: ↑Karakoram, ↑Karakoram Range, ↑Karakorum Range, ↑Mustagh, ↑Mustagh Range

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  • Mount Godwin Austen — Mount Gŏdwin Austen (spr. maunt, ahstĕn), Berg in Asien, s. Dapsang …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mount Godwin Austen —   [ maʊnt gɔdwɪn ɔstɪn], höchster Berg des Karakorum, K 2.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mount Godwin-Austen — pd1pd3pd5 K2 Der K2 von Süden Höhe 8.611 m Lage …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mount Godwin Austen — Mount God|win Aus|ten another name for ↑K2, the second highest mountain in the world …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Godwin Austen — Henry Haversham Godwin Austen Henry Haversham Godwin Austen (* 6. Juli 1834 in Teignmouth; † 2. Dezember 1923) war ein englischer Topograph, Geologe und Entdecker. Er war der Sohn von Robert Alfred Cloyne Godwin Austen. 1851 trat Godwin Austen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Godwin Austen — noun a mountain peak in the Karakoram Range in northern Kashmir; the 2nd highest peak in the world (28,250 feet high) • Syn: ↑K2, ↑Mount Godwin Austen, ↑Dapsang • Instance Hypernyms: ↑mountain peak • Part Holonyms: ↑Karakoram, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Godwin Austen,Mount — Godwin Aus·ten (ôʹstən), Mount See K2. * * * …   Universalium

  • Godwin-Austen — God|win Aus|ten, Mount →↑K2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Robert Alfred Cloyne Godwin-Austen — R.A.C. Godwin Austen Robert Alfred Cloyne Godwin Austen FRS (* 17. März 1808; † 25. November 1884 in Shalford House bei Guildford) war ein englischer Geologe. Godwin Austen war der älteste Sohn von Sir Henry E. Austen. Seine Ausbildung erhi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Haversham Godwin-Austen — Lieutenant Colonel Henry Haversham Godwin Austen FRS FZS FRGS MBOU (6 July 1834 ndash; 2 December 1923), was an English topographer, geologist and surveyor. He was born in Teignmouth as the son of Robert Alfred Cloyne Godwin Austen.Godwin Austen… …   Wikipedia


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