Back-formation from Appalachian.
- (southern US) IPA(key): /ˌæ.pəˈlæ.tʃə/
- Rhymes: -ætʃə
- (northern US, Canada) IPA(key): /ˌæ.pəˈleɪ.(t)ʃə/
- Rhymes: -eɪʃə
- A region in the eastern United States, near part of the Appalachian Mountains, that stretches from southern New York state to northern Alabama, Mississippi, and Georgia, usually excluding New England.
a region in the eastern United States, near part of the Appalachian Mountains
Unadapted borrowing from English Appalachia.
- Appalachia (a region in the eastern United States)