Foothills

Foothills are geographically defined as gradual increases in elevation at the base of a mountain range. In terms of elevation it is opposite to a peak (summit). They are a transition zone between plains and low relief hills to the adjacent topographically high mountains.

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Catalina Foothills High School
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Silesian-Moravian Foothills
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Calgary Cannons - Foothills Stadium
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Sierra Foothills AVA
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Foothills - Synonyms
... Another word for a foothill region is "piedmont" ... The Italian Piedmont region lies in the foothills of the Alps, and several other foothills in other parts of the world go by similar names ...