The concept of solid , which comes from Latin massa, has several uses. The term can be used as adjective to qualify that which is solid or consistent and has no gaps .
For example: "The victim was attacked with a massive object that investigators try to identify", “The young man climbed on a solid rock with the aim of seeing better”, "I want to buy a solid wood table that is sturdy".
Regarding a human being , the qualifier of massif refers to a consistent musculature or one robust build : “The team needs a solid pivot that is strong under the basket”, "A solid boy appeared out of nowhere and rescued the inhabitants of the house that was on fire", "The suspect is a tall, solid man about 40 years old".
As a noun, the idea massif refers to a terrain elevation . The notion is often used to name a mountain cord .
He Huascaran massif , to cite a case, is part of the Cordillera Blanca , in the Peruvian Andes . It is in the region Ancash and presents the highest peak of country with 6,768 meters high above sea level.
In the south-central area of France , on the other hand, is the Massif Central . He Puy de Sancy and the Plomb du Cantal are its highest mountains, each with summits of over 1,850 meters Tall.
Nepal Finally, it also has important massifs. He Annapurna massif , located in the Cordillera del Himalayas , has a altitude that exceeds 8,000 meters .