Dinaric Alps

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Dinaric Alps
Orjen at the Bay o Kotor is the maist hivily karstified range o the Dinarides
Heichest pynt
PeakMaja Jezercë (Albanie)
Elevation2,694 m (8,839 ft)
Coordinates42°26′30″N 19°48′45″E / 42.44167°N 19.81250°E / 42.44167; 19.81250Coordinates: 42°26′30″N 19°48′45″E / 42.44167°N 19.81250°E / 42.44167; 19.81250
Lenth645 km (401 mi) NW-SE
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Topografie and relief o the Dinarides
Mairches onJulian Alps
Age o rockMesozoic Era
Teep o rockSedimentary

The Dinaric Alps or Dinarides is a moontain chain which spans auries o Albanie, Bosnie an Herzegovinae, Croatie, Italy, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbie an Slovenie.[1]

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  1. Kosovo is the subject o a territorial dispute atween the Republic o Serbie an the sel-proclaimed Republic o Kosovo. The latter declared unthirldom on 17 Februar 2008, but Serbie continues tae claim it as pairt o its awn sovereign territory. Kosovo's independence haes been recognised bi 103 oot o 193 Unitit Nations member states.

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  1. Profile, dictionary.reference.com; accessed 25 August 2015.