Definitions of alpine

  1. ( biology) living or growing above the timber line; " alpine flowers"
  2. relating to the Alps and their inhabitants; " Alpine countries, Switzerland, Italy, France, and Germany"
  3. living or growing above the timber line; " alpine flowers"
  4. Of or pertaining to the Alps, or to any lofty mountain; as, Alpine snows; Alpine plants.
  5. Like the Alps; lofty.
  6. Pertaining to the Alps, or to any lofty mountains: very high.
  7. Pertaining to the Alps or to high mountains; very lofty.
  8. Pertaining to the Alps, or any lofty mountain; very high; produced on high mountains.
  9. From or like the Alps; very elevated; belonging to elevated regions, as alpine flora.
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