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A 'paramo' in the Andes is a district some 1700 or 2000 fathoms high, where vegetation ceases, and the cold is piercing.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne
The cold wind of the Paramo luckily caught the pursuers on the top of the pass.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard|Joseph Conrad
The next day we reached the Paramo, on the summit of the Cordilleras, thirteen thousand feet above the level of the sea.
We crossed the Paramo in safety, and continued our journey for several days without any further adventure.
At length the fearful Paramo was passed; and yet this was only half the size of many which exist in the country.