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A mountain, 6,746 m (22,132 ft) high, in the Andes of west-central Peru. It is Peru's highest peak.
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Huascarán(Spanish uaskaˈran) or
(Placename) an extinct volcano in W Peru, in the Peruvian Andes: the highest peak in Peru; avalanche in 1962 killed over 3000 people. Height: 6768 m (22 205 ft)
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a mountain in W Peru, in the Andes. 22,205 ft. (6768 m).
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|Noun||1.||Huascaran - a mountain in the Andes in Peru (22,205 feet high)|
Peru, Republic of Peru - a republic in western South America; achieved independence from Spain in 1821; was the heart of the Inca empire from the 12th to 16th centuries
Andes - a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast
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