a city in central Ecuador, about 8500 feet (2590 meters) above sea level.
He has large haciendas at Ambato and Latacunga, and down the coast is he interested in oil-wells.
The Night-Born Jack London
Leaving Ambato, we breakfasted at Cunchebamba, an Indian village of half a dozen straw huts.
The Andes and the Amazon James Orton
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a pale yellow, sometimes reddish or brownish, fossil resin of vegetable origin, translucent, brittle, and capable of gaining a negative electrical charge by friction and of being an excellent insulator: used for making jewelry and other ornamental articles. the yellowish-brown color of resin. of the color of amber; yellowish-brown: amber fields of grain. made of […]
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a public alert system that spreads information about missing persons by using the broadcast media and electronic billboards on highways. a public message or announcement that uses this system. Contemporary Examples The Amber Alert system will then decide whether to issue an alert. West Virginia Heathers: Was Skylar Neese Murdered by Her Best Friends? Caroline […]