Citlaltépetl


Ci·tlal·té·petl

geographical name \sēt-ˌläl-ˈtā-ˌpe-təl\

Definition of CITLALTÉPETL

inactive volcano 18,700 feet (5700 m) SE Mexico on Puebla-Veracruz boundary; highest mountain in Mexico & 3d highest in North America

Variants of CITLALTÉPETL

Ci·tlal·té·petl or Ori·za·ba \ˌr-ə-ˈzä-bə, ˌō-rē-ˈsä-vä\

Citlaltépetl

   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Volcano, south-central Mexico. Reaching 18,406 ft (5,610 m) high, its symmetrical, snowcapped cone is the highest point in Mexico and the third highest peak in North America. The volcano has been dormant since 1687.

Variants of CITLALTÉPETL

Citlaltépetl or Orizaba

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