- a volcano in S Peru, in the Andes. 19,200 feet (5880 meters).
Also called Misti.
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Behind the city rises the volcano of Arequipa, or Peak of Misti (20,328 feet).
Traversed by two systems of the Andes Mountains; highest point is the volcano of Misti, 20,300 feet above sea-level.Alden's Handy Atlas of the World
John B. Alden
The majestic volcanic mountain Misti some miles away rises nearly four miles above the sea and smoke still issues from its crater.Where Strongest Tide Winds Blew
- See El Misti
- a volcano in S Peru, in the Andes. Height: 5852 m (19 199 ft)
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