Chimborazo

[ chim-buh-rah-zoh, -rey-; Spanish cheem-baw-rah-saw ]
/ ˌtʃɪm bəˈrɑ zoʊ, -ˈreɪ-; Spanish ˌtʃim bɔˈrɑ sɔ /

noun

a volcano in central Ecuador, in the Andes. 20,702 feet (6,310 meters).

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Chimborazo
/ (ˌtʃɪmbəˈrɑːzəʊ, -ˈreɪ-, Spanish tʃimboˈrazo) /

noun

an extinct volcano in central Ecuador, in the Andes: the highest peak in Ecuador. Height: 6267 m (20 561 ft)
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