from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- A mountain range of southern New Mexico and western Texas rising to Guadalupe Peak, 2,667 m (8,749 ft) high, in Texas.
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- noun a mountain range in southern New Mexico and western Texas; the southern extension of the Sacramento Mountains
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The east and west faces of the Guadalupe Mountains are cut by a series of canyons.
The Chihuahuan Desert Slopes of the Guadalupe Mountains in Texas form the leading edge of a giant uplifted Permian reef created from the accumulated remains of algae, sponges, and marine bivalves.
The 2000 foot high, white cliff face of the southern Guadalupe Mountains dominates the landscape of the northern Trans-Pecos of Texas.
The Montane Woodlands ecoregion covers the higher slopes of the Guadalupe Mountains above 5500 feet with densities of juniper, pinyon pine, and oak varying according to aspect.
Located in the foothills of the Guadalupe Mountains near the New Mexican border with Texas, 200 km east-northeast of El Paso, centred on 32°10'N by 104°23'W.
There is some evidence that the lower Guadalupe Mountains were once grasslands overgrazed in the late 19th century and subsequently invaded by desert shrubs.
History of the sulfuric acid theory of speleogenesis in the Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico.
A fabulously decorated system of underground chambers, Carlsbad Caverns lie beneath the arid Guadalupe Mountains of New Mexico.
But they had traveled only about ten miles when they saw a band of Comanches swarming down from the Guadalupe Mountains.
THE AMERICAN WEST DEE BROWN 2007
There'd been a tent in Texas, where she'd worked backcountry in the Guadalupe Mountains, filled with diamondbacks.
Firestorm Barr, Nevada 1996