The word alpine is an adjective. Alpine means (1) living or growing above the timber line.
Alpine is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or characteristic of alps.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word alpine.
Ski equipment varies depending on the type of skiing. Alpine skiing, also known as downhill skiing, requires downhill skis and poles, as well as goggles and sometimes form fitting suits.
Lake Tahoe is a freshwater lake that is located in the Sierra Nevada region of the United States on the border of California and Nevada. It is the largest alpine lake in North America, attracting about three million people to its shoreline each year.
The following articles provide recent alpine-related news.
An important--and overlooked--maritime confrontation is underway on the roof of the world. As China and India face off across their mountainous border, an arms race is underway at a large alpine lake, the Pangong Tso. ...
By Craig Hooper, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Sunday, 05 Jul 2020 14:38:56 -0400.
Bony lesions on the lower part of the thigh bone near the knee are a common but benign finding on MRI in young alpine skiers and should not be confused with more serious conditions, according to a new study.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 16 Jun 2020 10:08:22 EDT.
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