Peak District

Peak Dis|trict
the Peak District
a hilly area and ↑national park, mostly in Derbyshire, northern England, which is popular for climbing, walking, and ↑potholing.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Peak District —   [ piːk dɪstrɪkt], der südliche Teil des Penninischen Gebirges, Mittelengland, bis 636 m über dem Meeresspiegel (Kinder Scout); von Wollgrasdeckenmooren und Zwergstrauchheiden bedeckt; seit 1950/51 Nationalpark (1 404 km2); Heilbad Buxton …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Peak District — Geobox|Protected Area name = Peak District native name = other name = other name1 = category local = National Park of England category iucn = V |240px image size = image caption = Peak District entrance stone on Hathersage Road, Sheffield country …   Wikipedia

  • Peak District — Parc national de Peak District Peak District Catégorie II de la CMAP (Parc national) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Peak District — Das Peak District ist ein Hochland Gebiet, das sich in Zentral und Nordengland befindet. Der Peak District ist das südliche Ende der Pennines. Große Teile des Gebietes liegen über 300 m hoch, der höchste Punkt ist der Gipfel des Kinder Scout mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peak District — an area of hills, valleys, moors (= high land that is not cultivated) and caves, mostly in north Derbyshire, England. It has been a national park since 1951 and is very popular with people who enjoy walking and climbing. * * * ▪ region, England,… …   Universalium

  • Peak District — /ˈpik dɪstrɪkt/ (say peek distrikt) noun an area of Derbyshire, in central England, around High Peak, 636 m; a national park …   Australian English dictionary

  • Peak District — noun A national park in northern England …   Wiktionary

  • Peak-District-Nationalpark — Peak District Nationalpark …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peak District National Park — Der Peak District Nationalpark (engl. Peak District National Park) ist ein Naturpark in Nordengland. Man unterscheidet zwischen dem nördlichen Dark Peak, der den größten Teil der unbewohnten Hochmoore umfasst und dem südlichen White Peak, in dem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Peak District (European Parliament constituency) — Infobox European Parliament constituency name = Infobox Peak District (European Parliament constituency) title = Peak District mapcaption = European Parliament logo created = 1994 dissolved = 1999 meps = 1 memberstate = United Kingdom sources =… …   Wikipedia

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