Popocatepetl

[ paw-paw-kah-te-pet-l, poh-puh-kat-uhpet-l ]
/ ˌpɔ pɔ kɑˈtɛˌpɛt l, ˌpoʊ pəˈkætˌəpɛt l /

noun

a volcano in S central Mexico, SE of Mexico City. 17,887 feet (5,450 meters).

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Popocatépetl
/ (ˌpɒpəˈkætəpɛtəl, -ˌkætəˈpɛtəl, Spanish popokaˈtepɛtl) /

noun

a volcano in SE central Mexico, southeast of Mexico City. Height: 5452 m (17 887 ft)
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