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Cerro de Pasco

[ ser-rawthe pahs-kaw ]
/ ˈsɛr rɔ ðɛ ˈpɑs kɔ /
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noun
a town in central Peru: silver-mining district. 14,280 feet (4,353 meters) above sea level.
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Cerro de Pasco
/ (Spanish ˈθɛrrɔ ðe ˈpasko) /

noun
a town in central Peru, in the Andes: one of the highest towns in the world, 4400 m (14 436 ft) above sea level; mining centre. Pop: 70 000 (latest est)
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