a mountain range in S Colorado and N New Mexico: a part of the Rocky Mountains. Highest peak, Blanca Peak, 14,390 feet (4,385 meters).
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How to use Sangre de Cristo in a sentence
Brinker sees it––Ever seen the sunset color on Sangre de Cristo?The Heart of Thunder Mountain | Edfrid A. Bingham
Sangre de Cristo, sharp against the eastern sky, began to change its hue.The Heart of Thunder Mountain | Edfrid A. Bingham
The country itself changed from flat to hilly as the Sangre de Cristo range once more drew nearer.Across America by Motor-cycle | C. K. Shepherd
Farther on we came to the forking of two trails—the more southern one leading up to the Cuchada, to the pass of Sangre de Cristo.The Wild Huntress | Mayne Reid
There's the Sangre de Cristo; here's where it's going to be.The Vision of Elijah Berl | Frank Lewis Nason