Mazama, Mount

play
geographical name Ma·za·ma, Mount \mə-ˈzä-mə\

Definition of Mazama, Mount

  1. prehistoric volcanic mountain in southern Oregon in the Cascade Range Massive eruptions over 7000 years ago destroyed the top of Mount Mazama, leaving a caldera now occupied by Crater Lake


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Mazama, Mount? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a lively discussion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!