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[wahs-kah-rahn] /ˌwɑs kɑˈrɑn/

a mountain in W Peru, in the Andes. 22,205 feet (6768 meters).
/Spanish uaskaˈran/
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)


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