El Capitan


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El Cap·i·tan

(ĕl kăp′ĭ-tăn′)
A peak, 2,307 m (7,569 ft) high, in the Sierra Nevada of central California. Its dramatic exposed monolith rises some 1,000 m (3,000 ft) above the floor of the Yosemite Valley.

El Capitan

(ɛl ˌkapɪˈtæn)
n
(Placename) a mountain in E central California, in the Sierra Nevada: a monolith with a precipice rising over 1100 m (3600 ft) above the floor of the Yosemite Valley. Height: 2306 m (7564 ft)

El Cap•i•tan

(ɛl ˌkæp ɪˈtæn)
n.
a mountain in E California, in the Sierra Nevada Mountains: precipice rises over 3300 ft. (1000 m).
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Stapleton on behalf of the Board of Directors who stated that 2013 is expected to be a pivotal year for El Capitan and the appointment of a dedicated Investor Relations manager is the first step in the Company's commitment to enhanced investor communications.
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But it is the sheer granite cliffs of Half Dome, Sentinel Rock, Cathedral Rocks and El Capitan soaring thousands of feet above Yosemite Valley's floor that have challenged, inspired and occasionally killed Camp 4's rock climbers.
Stapleton, Chairman of the Board of Directors of El Capitan Precious Metals, Inc.