Definition of Mustagh Range
1. Noun. A mountain range in northern Kashmir; an extension of the Hindu Kush; contains the 2nd highest peak.
Group relationships: Cashmere, Jammu And Kashmir, Kashmir
Terms within: Gasherbrum, Dapsang, Godwin Austen, K2, Mount Godwin Austen, Rakaposhi
Generic synonyms: Chain, Chain Of Mountains, Mountain Chain, Mountain Range, Range, Range Of Mountains
Mustagh Range Pictures
Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Mustagh Range Images
Lexicographical Neighbors of Mustagh Range
Literary usage of Mustagh Range
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Climbing on the Himalaya and Other Mountain Ranges by Norman Collie (1902)
"Ihi Gamin, or Kamet, in Kumaon, Kln, in the Mustagh range, ... K9 in the Mustagh range, Feet 25661 25660 25586 25550 25503 25493 25456 25443 25415 25370 ..."
2. The Heart of a Continent: A Narrative of Travels in Manchuria, Across the by Francis Edward Younghusband (1904)
"Up to this point the Mustagh Range is lofty and rugged in the extreme. ... And though the watershed of the Mustagh Range runs across the pass and away in a ..."
3. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of India by Geological Survey of India (1883)
"... which, however, is not the same as the granitoid rocks of the Mustagh range, but probably corresponds to some part of the Panjal system. ..."
4. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1888)
"... great Mustagh range, which forms the watershed between the rivers which flow into the Indian Ocean and those which take their way towards Central Asia. ..."
5. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1903)
"Certainly some readers require to be informed as to the conditions under which the survey of this part of the Mustagh range was conducted, ..."
6. The Popular Science Monthly (1889)
"... (sixteen thousand or sevent'een thousand feet high) the author had a view of the great Mustagh Range, or Karakorum Mountains, which form the water-shed ..."
7. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1892)
"... which lies between it and the Mustagh Range, and, making various incursions into the higher mountains, he descended this valley until he reached Chong ..."
Other Resources Relating to: Mustagh Range