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Salcantay

[sal-kuh n-tahy; Spanish sahl-kahn-tahy]
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  1. a mountain in the Andes in S central Peru: highest peak in the Cordillera Vilcabamba. 20,574 feet (6271 meters).
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  • From the distant peaks of Salcantay and its neighbors well-fed streams descend to fill the irrigation channels.

    The Andes of Southern Peru

    Isaiah Bowman