mountainside mountainside  /ˈmaʊn tən ˌsaɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the side or slope of a mountain

Usage(s):

  1. And the route only gets better from here, undulating along the ridgeline of a thin peninsula jutting into the South China Sea before plunging back down the mountainside.
  2. In 1970, 30 members of the Wichita State University football team died when their chartered jet hit a mountainside in Colorado.
  3. During shooting at Tea Mountain in Chongqing in January, scores of fans from the nearby town assembled outside the lobby of the mountainside hotel.

News

  1. Relay for Life raises more than $320,000 for cancer research and support

    Pictured here are more than the 2,000 people who joined together the weekend of June 22-23 at Relay For Life of Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Summit and Mountainside. (Photo by Lisa Blitt)  “Our legs are tired, but our hearts are...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Independent Press

  2. Attractions in Ireland's Shannon Region

    Formed by nature over millions of years, both caves penetrate deep into the Burren mountainside,and each one has unique characteristics. Doolin Cave is home to a giant stalactite.
    on June 29, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  3. Remote Access Risks

    MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Virtual offices and travel make coffe shops, airports, hotel rooms convenient and necessary places from which to communicate.  Making sure your ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Look how beautiful this place is, to have a mountainside as your backdrop," Stanley said as he walked back from batting practice Thursday with his 11-year-old son, Tanner.
    on Aug 19, 2005 By: Mike Stanley Source: USA Today

  2. "Bark beetles are a huge menace to our forests, and throughout Idaho you can see the irreparable damage they are doing as dead and dying trees litter the mountainside," said Simpson.
    on Jan 14, 2010 By: Mike Simpson Source: IdahoStatesman.com

  3. "It'sa difficult process. You start out with a plain mountainside and when you get done, there'sa trail there," said McCormick, who first heard of the project in 2006 while attending a national Boy Scouts leadership conference.
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: William McCormick Source: The Times and Democrat

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