Definition of Alpigene in English:

Alpigene

adjective

rare
  • Of or belonging to the Alps or some other mountainous region; Alpine.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Craig (fl. 1847). From post-classical Latin alpigenus from classical Latin Alpēs Alps + -genus.

Pronunciation

Alpigene

/ˈalpɪdʒiːn/