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Sierʹra (3 syl., Spanish, a saw)

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A mountain whose top is indented like a saw; a range of mountains whose tops form a saw-like appearance; a line of craggy rocks; as Sierra Moreʹna (where many of the incidents in Don Quixote are laid). Sierra Nevaʹda (the snowy range), Sierra Leoʹne (in West Africa, where lions abound), etc.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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