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Co·li·ma

 (kō-lē′mä)
A volcano, 4,340 m (14,239 ft) high, of west-central Mexico. Mexico's most active volcano, it erupted explosively in 1991 and 2005.

Colima

(Spanish koˈlima)
n
1. (Placename) a state of SW Mexico, on the Pacific coast: mainly a coastal plain, rising to the foothills of the Sierra Madre, with important mineral resources. Capital: Colima. Pop: 238 000 (2005 est). Area: 5455 sq km (2106 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a city in SW Mexico, capital of Colima state, on the Colima River. Pop: 106 967 (1990)
3. (Placename) Nevado de Colima a volcano in SW Mexico, in Jalisco state. Height: 4339 m (14 235 ft)

Co•li•ma

(kɔˈli mɑ)

n.
1. a state in SW Mexico, on the Pacific Coast. 488,028; 2010 sq. mi. (5205 sq. km).
2. the capital of this state, in the E part. 106,967.
3. a volcano NW of this city, in Jalisco state. 12,631 ft. (3850 m).
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Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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The A1231 Wessington Way, between the Colima Avenue roundabout, near McDonald's, and the Queen Alexandra Bridge gyratory, will be closed for about 11 nights for resurfacing work.
Pese a que en Colima se ha registrado la mayor tasa de feminicidios del pais y hay multiples casos de desaparicion de mujeres, el gobernador Jose Ignacio Peralta se empena en minimizar el problema, se resiste a implantar la Alerta de Violencia de Genero y niega que haya trata de personas.
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Lo que revela el juicio de Tepames, Colima (1909-1914), Guadalajara, Archivo Historico del Municipio de Colima, 2015, 222 p.
La prioridad de las autoridades durante la recuperacion del espacio publico debe ser la calidad de la vida de las y los habitantes, asi como trabajar en coadyuvancia y corresponsabilidad, sin embargo en Colima no ha ocurrido asi.
Covarrubias Cuellar, do Centro Universitario de Investigaciones Sociales (CUIS) da Universidad de Colima (UCOL), Mexico, e Dra.
La fotografia de la portada era impresionante: mostraba una pelea de box entre los pugilistas Bert Colima y Jimmy Duffy en 1923; (2) pero, ademas, exhibia a una audiencia multitudinaria, apelmazada para observar de cerca el evento.
ORTOLL, Servando, Artifices y avatares: lo que revela el juicio de Tepames, Colima (1909-1914), Guadalajara, Archivo Historico del Municipio de Colima, 2015, 222 pp.
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Despite the relatively low death toll, property damage was extensive, including the loss of homes and crops in the coastal states of Jalisco, Colima, Nayarit, and Michoacan and in other states inland that suffered heavy rains and flooding, including Aguascalientes and Zacatecas.