[ree-oh-bahm-buh; Spanish ree-aw-vahm-bah]
- a city in central Ecuador in the Andes, near the Chimborazo volcano.
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The most notable appearance of fishes during an earthquake is that of Riobamba.The Book of the Damned
Tristan was further directed to wait an answer from Riobamba at Laguna.Perils and Captivity
Charlotte-Adlade [ne Picard] Dard
We noticed at Riobamba a custom which formerly prevailed also at Quito.
Dr. Taylor, of Riobamba, found one tree which gave $3600 worth of quinine.
Below us was Riobamba, and far away to the right the deep gorge of the Pastassa.