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which region has areas in the alpine zone?

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  1. Since the Alps are in France, Switzerland, Italy, and Austria, among other countries, they must be in the alpine zone.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. By the way, did you look the word up in a good dictionary?

    Main Entry: Alpine
    Function: adjective
    Date: 15th century
    1 : often not capitalized : of, relating to, or resembling the Alps or any mountains
    2 : often not capitalized : of, relating to, or growing in the biogeographic zone including the elevated slopes above timberline
    3 : of or relating to a physical type characterized by a broad head, stockiness, medium height, and brown hair or eyes often regarded as constituting a branch of the Caucasian race
    4 : of or relating to competitive ski events consisting of slalom and downhill racing — compare NORDIC

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