Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Appalachians

References in periodicals archive ?
Anthony Harkins (editor) and Meredith McCarroll (editor); APPALACHIAN RECKONING; West Virginia University Press (Nonfiction: Social Science) 28.99 ISBN: 9781946684790
Exploring the Southern Appalachian Grassy Balds: A Hiking Guide
* When I Was Young in the Mountains, a Caldecott Honor book, and Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds, both by noted Appalachian writer Cynthia Rylant (1982, 1998), appeal, specifically, to the love of place and family that Appalachians have traditionally demonstrated (Jones, 1994).
They issued enough lava to form the Appalachians; ash to cover the far ends of the Earth; and carbon to heat the globe.
The Bitterroot Range is part of the Appalachian Mountains.
Recognition of Appalachians as a distinct ethnic group has only recently begun to appear in the counseling literature (Gollnick & Chinn, 1998).
Intrawest, known for developing high-end, all-season resorts throughout North America, is now working on the Appalachian, the first residential building in the much anticipated Village at Mountain Creek.
This book is described as the first published memoir by an Appalachian coal miner Armstead followed his father into mines in West Virginia in 1947 and worked at various sites until his retirement as a safety inspector in 1987.
In contrast to many other orogens, however (e.g., Newfoundland Appalachians), ophiolites are either nonexistent or only fragmentary throughout the Cordillera.
Both Utah and the Appalachians are on the North American plate, so there's no tectonic boundary between them.
Appalachians are used to doing things the way things have always been done.
Moving west to find the freedom to farm their own lands in the Appalachians, the Ulster Scots, or Scots Irish as they became known in America, kept many old tunes.
Cecil Cordell, who began working for the Forest Service in the Appalachians during the 1950s, recalled that the Pisgah National Forest in North Carolina commonly hired suspected arsonists for fire duty.
The EnergyXchange has also created a tissue culture lab on the campus of the Mayland Community College, where Rayburn has obtained a license to propagate rare and endangered species of the southern Appalachians. At the lab, students gain valuable experience in sophisticated laboratory techniques, while actively helping the EnergyXchange in their mission to demonstrate sustainability in energy use and horticulture.