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the process of mountain formation (especially by the upward displacement of the earth's crust)

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The Reivers square up to Cardiff Blues at the Arms Park tomorrow - with the man mountain making only his second appearance for the Welsh side in almost three months after shaking off a hamstring injury.
The Reivers square up to Cardiff at the Arms Park tonight - with the man mountain making his first start for the Welsh side for more than two months.
DVD Extras: director and editor commentary, Climbing Cold Mountain featurette, A Journey To Cold Mountain making of featurette, Words And Music Of Cold Mountain featurette, deleted scenes, Sacred Heart History, storyboard comparisons.
Swansea responded immediately and striker James Thomas had two chances, with one effort going in the side netting and Newport `keeper Pat Mountain making a superb save.
Worse was to follow on the stroke of half-time when Neil Davis ran clear and, despite Mountain making a very good save from his first shot, County's defence allowed Davis possession once more and he made no mistake with his second attempt.