Popocatépetl

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Po·po·ca·té·petl

 (pō′pə-kăt′ə-pĕt′l, -pō-kä-tĕ′-)
A volcano, 5,452 m (17,887 ft) high, in central Mexico west of Puebla. It became active again in January 1994 after being dormant for decades.

Popocatépetl

(ˌpɒpəˈkætəpɛtəl; -ˌkætəˈpɛtəl; Spanish popokaˈtepɛtl)
n
(Placename) a volcano in SE central Mexico, southeast of Mexico City. Height: 5452 m (17 887 ft)

Po•po•ca•té•petl

(ˌpɔ pɔ kɑˈtɛˌpɛt l, ˌpoʊ pəˈkæt əˌpɛt l)

n.
a volcano in S central Mexico, SE of Mexico City. 17,887 ft. (5450 m).
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Microartropodos del Popocateptl (Aspectos ecologicos y biogeograficos de los acaros oribatidos e insectos colembolos).
On her instructions her ashes were scattered in the crater of the volcano Popocateptl.
Las clases de escasos recursos economicos tienen que explotar cualquier acontecimiento que produzca algo de plata: vender paraguas en tiempos de lluvias, tapabocas cuando el Popocateptl emana ceniza, o bien, CD piratas cuando algun genio musical deja este mundo.