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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A Spanish mackerel of western North America; A range of mountains (usually with jagged peaks and irregular outline).

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  • I purchased some Federal 140 grain sierra boat tails that the rifle really likes to shoot.
  • Afterwards, I flew out of San Andres in a light aircraft and had an opportunity to view the Huichol sierra from the air.
  • January 08, 2007 9: 27 PM sierra aka gen lover! said ... oops, sorry for the double post. still loving Eugenides!!!
  • Spanish geographers would call them a "sierra" (saw) -- a phrase which they have applied to the Andes of America. for more
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