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Las·sen Peak

A volcano, 3,187 m (10,457 ft) high, in the Cascade Range of northern California. It erupted intermittently from 1914 to 1921 after 200 years of dormancy.
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Lassen Peak

(Placename) a volcano in S California, in the S Cascade Range. An area of 416 sq km (161 sq miles) was established as Lassen Volcanic National Park in 1916. Height: 3187 m (10 457 ft)
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Las′sen Peak′

(ˈlæs ən)
an active volcano in N California, in the S Cascade Range. 10,465 ft. (3190 m).
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