alpine alpine  /ˈæl ˌpaɪn/


  1. (adj) relating to or characteristic of alps
  2. (adj) relating to the Alps and their inhabitants
  3. (adj) living or growing above the timber line

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  • Austrian Coach at Center of Doping Drama; The alpine nation finds itself embroiled in Torino 2006's edition of the inevitable Olympic doping saga.


  1. Alpine 2 Squaw 10K Challenge

    Park at Squaw and Bus over to Alpine Meadows where the race begins at 8:00AM in the parking lot. Alpine Meadows Lodge will be open early for runners to stretch and relax
    on June 23, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund (NYSE: AOD); Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund (NYSE: AGD); Alpine Global Premier ...

    The Board of Trustees of Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund , Alpine Global Dynamic Dividend Fund and Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund annou
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Alpine Data Labs Announces Support for MapR Technologies, Extends Support for Hadoop

    Alpine Data Labs, the leader in data science for big data and Hadoop, today announced it is extending its support for Hadoop by adding MapR Technologies, Inc., the Hadoop technology leader, to its growing ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "I feel very accomplished with the results at the end of the season. The legs are still rolling quite nicely. I probably had my best season ever in Alpine racing," said Anderson, who earned his second consecutive victory in the parallel giant...
    on Mar 22, 2009 By: Jasey-Jay Anderson Source:

  2. "For sure, I wouldn't like to win like this, that someone who goes out who is leading," Poutiainen told Associated Press. "But this is alpine skiing and you make mistakes. A victory is victory."
    on Dec 13, 2008 By: Tanja Poutiainen Source: CNN International

  3. "He's the greatest American alpine skier of all time," Ebersol said. "But if he continues to find the Olympics are not his cup of tea, I'd strongly suggest he stay at home and watch them on NBC."
    on Mar 25, 2009 By: Dick Ebersol Source: ESPN

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