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Kamet \Kamet\ prop. n. A mountain in India and Tibet, 25,447 feet high. [proper name]

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Kamet is the second highest mountain in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, after Nanda Devi. It lies in the Chamoli District of Uttarakhand, close to the border with Tibet. It is the third highest mountain in India, although it ranks lower if counting mountains inside Indian-claimed territory in the disputed regions of Jammu & Kashmir controlled by Pakistan, and it is the 29th highest in the world. In appearance it resembles a giant pyramid topped by a flat summit area with two peaks.