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Chim·bo·ra·zo(chĭm′bə-rä′zō, -rā′-, chēm′bō-rä′sō)
An extinct volcano, 6,267 m (20,561 ft) high, in central Ecuador. The highest elevation of the Cordillera Real, it was first scaled in 1880.
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Chimborazo(ˌtʃɪmbəˈrɑːzəʊ; -ˈreɪ-; Spanish tʃimboˈrazo)
(Placename) an extinct volcano in central Ecuador, in the Andes: the highest peak in Ecuador. Height: 6267 m (20 561 ft)
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Chim•bo•ra•zo(ˌtʃɪm bəˈrɑ zoʊ, -ˈreɪ-)
a volcano in central Ecuador, in the Andes. 20,702 ft. (6310 m).
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|Noun||1.||Chimborazo - a mountain peak in the Andes in Ecuador (20,560 feet high)|
Ecuador, Republic of Ecuador - a republic in northwestern South America; became independent from Spain in 1822; the landscape is dominated by the Andes
Andes - a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast
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