Berkshire Hills[bʉrk′s̸hir, -s̸hər]
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region of wooded hills in W Mass.: resort area
also called Berkshires
Origin: after Berkshire
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A region of wooded hills in western Massachusetts rising to 1,064.8 m (3,491 ft). There are numerous resorts, state parks, and forests in the area.