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  1. Mount, an active volcano in N central Ecuador, near Quito. 18,885 feet (5756 meters).
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Examples from the Web for antisana

Historical Examples

  • In the eastern range are Cayambe, Antisana, and Cotopaxi (19,500 feet).

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  • It is a singular fact that cattle have followed men over the whole earth, from the coast of Africa to the highlands of Antisana.

  • The farm at Antisana, where Humboldt lived for some time, has sunk 165 feet in sixty-four years.

  • The extinct volcanoes of Cayamba, Antisana, and Chimborazo are the most important.

  • There is plenty of room on the summit of Antisana for a cone as great as that of Cotopaxi.

British Dictionary definitions for antisana


  1. a volcano in N central Ecuador, in the Andes. Height: 5756 m (18 885 ft)
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