Alpenglow on snowy peaks.
alpenglow definition by Webster's New World
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a reddish glow seen on mountain tops before sunrise or after sunset
Origin: partial translated, translation of German alpenglühen ; from alpen, of the Alps plush glühen, glow
alpenglow definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A rosy glow that suffuses snow-covered mountain peaks at dawn or dusk on a clear day.
Origin: Partial translation of German Alpenglühen : Alpen, Alps + glühen, to glow.