Cite
 

Meaning of basin range

ba'sin range"

Pronunciation: [key]
— Geol. Geol.
  1. a mountain range of the type found in the Great Basin region of the western U.S., typically long and narrow and characterized by faulted, tilted blocks of strata.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.