[wahs-kah-rahn] /ˌwɑs kɑˈrɑn/
a mountain in W Peru, in the Andes. 22,205 feet (6768 meters).
an extinct volcano in W Peru, in the Peruvian Andes: the highest peak in Peru; avalanche in 1962 killed over 3000 people. Height: 6768 m (22 205 ft)
[wahs-tek] /ˈwɑs tɛk/ noun, plural Huastecs (especially collectively) Huastec for 1. 1. a member of an Indian people of Mexico. 2. a Mayan language, the language of the Huastecs.
- Huayna Capac
[wahy-nah kah-pahk] /ˈwaɪ nɑ ˈkɑ pɑk/ noun 1. c1450–1527? Inca ruler of Peru 1493?–1527? (father of Atahualpa and Huascar).
[huhb] /hʌb/ noun 1. the central part of a wheel, as that part into which the spokes are inserted. 2. the central part or axle end from which blades or spokelike parts radiate on various devices, as on a fan or propeller. 3. a center around which other things revolve or from which they radiate; […]
[huhb-uh n-spohk] /ˈhʌb ənˈspoʊk/ adjective 1. of or designating a system of air transportation by which local flights carry passengers to one major regional airport where they can board long-distance or other local flights for their final destinations. noun 1. (modifier) denoting a method of organizing intercontinental air traffic in which one major airport is […]