Montezuma


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Noun1.Montezuma - evergreen tree with large leathery leaves and large pink to orange flowers; considered a link plant between families Bombacaceae and Sterculiaceae
genus Montezuma - one species: medium-sized evergreen tree of Puerto Rico or Mexico
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Billy pointed out the mouth of the slough and across the broad reach of water to a cluster of tiny white buildings, behind which, like a glimmering mirage, rolled the low Montezuma Hills.
The tiny white houses of Collinsville, which they were nearing, disappeared behind a low island, though the Montezuma Hills, with their long, low, restful lines, slumbered on the horizon apparently as far away as ever.
As the Roamer passed the mouth of Montezuma Slough and entered the Sacramento, they came upon Collinsville close at hand.
Ahead, on the left bank of the Sacramento, just at the fading end of the Montezuma Hills, Rio Vista appeared.
ENPNewswire-July 30, 2019--Revelo Signs Letter of Intent for its Montezuma Project with BMR Group PLC
(TSXV: RVL) ("Revelo" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") with BMR Group PLC ("BMR"), a private UK company engaged in mineral resources, that will allow BMR to acquire an 80% interest in Revelo's Montezuma copper project in northern Chile.
El lugar "les parecia cosa de encantamiento", dijo Juan Cano, quien mas tarde se casaria con una hija de Montezuma, "y que no podian creer que fuese verdad sino que lo sonaban las cosas de Mexico".
The Bureau of Land Management Tres Rios Field Office announced a 30-day public scoping period to initiate travel management planning efforts across approximately 100,000 acres in Archuleta, La Plata and Montezuma Counties.
ibamos por nuestra calzada; ya que llegamos donde se aparta otra calzadilla que iba a Cuyuacan, que es otra ciudad adonde estaban unas como torres que eran sus adoratorios, vinieron muchos principales y caciques con muy ricas mantas sobre si, con galania de libreas diferenciadas las de los unos caciques de los otros, y las calzadas llenas de ellos, y aquellos grandes caciques enviaba el gran Montezuma adelante a recibirnos, y asi como llegaban ante Cortes decian en su lengua que fuesemos bien venidos, y en senal de paz tocaban con la mano en el suelo y besaban la tierra con la misma mano.
The cortege will leave Montezuma Funeral Home on October 26 for Nyamasaria.
Tourists struck down by Montezuma's Revenge have been taking it since the 60s.
The victim was identified as PO1 Joe Peter Montezuma.