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alpine

1. (of plants) growing on mountains, esp above the limit for tree growth
2. connected with or used in mountaineering in medium-sized glaciated mountain areas such as the Alps
3. Skiing of or relating to racing events on steep prepared slopes, such as the slalom and downhill
4. a plant that is native or suited to alpine conditions

alpine

[′al‚pīn]
(ecology)
Any plant native to mountain peaks or boreal regions.
(geology)
Similar to or characteristic of a lofty mountain or mountain system.
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"Expo 2020 Dubai aims to excel in technological innovation and showcase Smart City initiatives that provide both an interactive and educational experience for visitors and participants — a project that Alpin are proud to be a part of," the statement said.
A statement from Mr Alpin, read to the court, said that he and Mr Hudson had gone to collect Alpin's Jobseeker's Allowance and then went shopping.
But the girl's grandmother, who gave a brief statement in court, called Hall "a terrorist" and urged Mc Alpin to impose the 50-year term.
Set during 700AD and telling the story of the legendary Dal Riata, Alpin must rescue his brother after he is captured by powerful spirits.
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The family-run four-star Superior Hotel Alpin Juwel has a spa, a sauna, a heated outdoor swimming pool and a ski in, ski out position in the heart of Hinterglemm.
is tightly bound to the rock & therefore difficult to produce Andrew Alpin He added: "Since neither the rock nor the oil is of optimal quality in the Weald, we might estimate that 1% of the Weald oil resource might be recoverable.
The company also launched its Alpin spring water in Turkey, and is progressing well in its plans to commission a new five- and ten-litre bottling line in September this year.
The use of the Metro Alpin or the "Adventure Forest" are free of charge with the Saaspass.
Nestled in the heart of the exclusive Jardin Alpin (Courchevel 1850), the hotel offers breathtaking views on Courchevel village.
One of Alpin's current projects is the Msherieb Downtown Doha project, a massive redevelopment set in the heart of Doha.
La Slovene qui n'avait qu'une descente a son palmares, celle de St Moritz en 2008, devient en outre la seconde skieuse a avoir jamais gagne dans les cinq disciplines de ski alpin pendant la meme saison apres la Croate Janica Kostelic en 2006.