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Or·i·za·ba(ôr′ĭ-zä′bə, ō′rē-sä′vä), Pico deor Ci·tlal·té·petl (sē′tläl-tā′pĕt-l)
A dormant volcano, 5,636 m (18,490 ft) high, of southern Mexico west of Veracruz. It is the highest peak in Mexico and the third highest in North America.
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Orizaba(ˌɔːrɪˈzɑːbə; Spanish oriˈθaβa)
1. (Placename) a city and resort in SE Mexico, in Veracruz state. Pop: 327 000 (2005 est)
2. (Placename) Pico de Orizaba the Spanish name for Citlaltépetl
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O•ri•za•ba(ˌɔr əˈzɑ bə, -ˈsɑ-, ˌoʊr-)
1. Also called Citlaltepetl. an inactive volcano in SE Mexico, in Veracruz state. 18,546 ft. (5653 m).
2. a city near this peak. 114,848.
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|Noun||1.||Orizaba - a city of east central Mexico (west of Veracruz); a popular resort|
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