Pico de Orizaba

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Noun1.Pico de Orizaba - an extinct volcano in southern Mexico between Mexico City and VeracruzPico de Orizaba - an extinct volcano in southern Mexico between Mexico City and Veracruz; the highest peak in Mexico (18,695 feet)
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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The old name for Orizaba Peak in the Nahuatl, the Aztec lingua franca of central Mexico, is more poetic--Citlaltepetl, Mountain of the Star.