from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A volcano, 5,455.5 m (17,887 ft) high, in central Mexico west of Puebla. It became active again in January 1994 after being dormant for decades.


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  • I'm with Josue Navarro and Bart Van Besien, two members of the dedicated staff of COPAE, the Pastoral Commission for Peace and Ecology, and their peaceful trajectory is in keeping with local traditions.

    Tracy L. Barnett: Goldcorp's Marlin Mine: "Development for Death"

  • She is one of eight women who has had criminal charges pressed against her on behalf of Montana Exploradora de Guatemala, a subsidiary of Vancouver's Goldcorp Inc. COPAE

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