OTHER WORDS FROM PeruPe·ru·vi·an [puh-roo-vee-uhn], /pəˈru vi ən/, adjective, nounnon-Pe·ru·vi·an, adjective, noun
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In October 2020, zoologist José Cerdeña and colleagues ascended Peru’s Chachani volcano, which rises 6,057 meters above sea level.A mountain lizard in Peru broke the reptilian altitude record|Jake Buehler|February 23, 2021|Science News
She immigrated to South Florida from Peru in the early 2000s and quickly got to work building a life for herself and her family.What domestic work looks and feels like right now|Luke Winkie|January 15, 2021|Vox
The 6-foot-2 politician is also known for his playing career for one of Peru’s top soccer clubs, Alianza Lima.25 Rising Stars to Track in 2021|Daniel Malloy|December 20, 2020|Ozy
His team has worked with members of a community in southern Peru called Mulla Fasiri.This prehistoric woman from Peru hunted big game|Bruce Bower|December 2, 2020|Science News For Students
The vaccine is undergoing tests in as many as 60,000 volunteers from Peru to South Africa.J&J pauses COVID-19 vaccine trial after participant falls ill|kdunn6|October 13, 2020|Fortune
She completed a yoga teacher-training program and, in the spring of 2008, went on a retreat in Peru to study with shamans.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I flew to Peru to hear her give a keynote speech at an international conference.The Real-Life Raiders of the Lost Ark|Alex Belth|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She worked with wildlife as a volunteer in Peru and the Galapagos; she worked with elephants in Thailand, at a zoo in Australia.Let’s Free Stacey Addison, The Oregon Woman Jailed at the Ends of the Earth|Christopher Dickey|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, in 1976, Peru deported Schwend to West Germany, where he landed in jail once again when he could not pay a $21 hotel bill.On the Trail of Nazi Counterfeiters|Dr. Kevin C. Ruffner|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Voting with the United States and Europe were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Japan, Mexico, Peru, and South Korea.At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style|Jay Michaelson|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I have sent out nine steam-engines to the gold and silver mines of Peru.
These extracts from an agreement drawn up by the leading men in Peru in 1812 are proofs of remarkable energy.
It was the case in Peru, where the Inca was the direct representative on earth of the solar deity.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
You've heard, I suppose, that they expect soon to open up a new and wonderfully rich deposit of silver in the mines of Peru?
The Collahuayas of Peru were a guild of itinerant quacks and magicians, who never remained permanently in one spot.The Myths of the New World|Daniel G. Brinton
British Dictionary definitions for Peru
Cultural definitions for Peru
Republic in western South America, bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the west, Ecuador to the northwest, Colombia to the northeast, Brazil and Bolivia to the east, and Chile to the south. Its capital and largest city is Lima.