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n. - One living on or coming from the other side of the Alps from Italy adj. - On or relating to or characteristic of the region or peoples beyond the Alps from Italy (or north of the Alps).

Usage examples (36)
  • Ancient transalpine Gaul was an area northwest of the Alps and included modern France and Belgium
  • Adjective : a transalpine railway
  • Substantial wreckovations very close to iconoclam are fare more widespread or omnipresent in transalpine countries like Germany and Austria.
  • Marseilles, that she was the first of Rome's transalpine colonies, and that under Tiberius her schools rivalled those of the Capital of the world. for more
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