Popocatepetl

geographical name

Po·​po·​ca·​te·​petl ˌpō-pə-ˈka-tə-ˌpe-tᵊl How to pronounce Popocatepetl (audio)
-ˌka-tə-ˈpe-;
ˌpō-pō-kä-ˈtā-ˌpe-tᵊl
volcano 17,887 feet (5452 meters) high in Puebla, southeast central Mexico

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“Popocatepetl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Popocatepetl. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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