Sierra Madre Oriental

geographical name
Sierra Madre Ori·​en·​tal | \ ˌȯr-ē-ˌen-ˈtäl How to pronounce Sierra Madre Oriental (audio) \

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mountain range in eastern Mexico parallel to the coast of the Gulf of Mexico

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“Sierra Madre Oriental.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sierra%20Madre%20Oriental. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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