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(ɑmˈbɑ tɔ)

a city in central Ecuador, ab. 8500 ft. (2590 m) above sea level. 100,454.
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He has large haciendas at Ambato and Latacunga, and down the coast is he interested in oil-wells.
2, Ambassador Namm, an accomplished jazz/blues pianist and vocalist, headlined a nationwide musical tour with his Ecuadorian band, Samay Blues, (Samay means "spirit" in Ecuador's Kichwa language.) The band played free concerts in Quito and the cities of Guayaquil, Cuenca, Loja, Ambato and Riobamba on a tour coordinated by U.S.
The Tungurahua volcano <Bspews a six-mile column of ash into the atmosphere - as seen from Ambato, Ecuador