Definitions

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

  • A river rising in central Panama, flowing southwest to Gatún Lake (formed by a dam on the river), then draining northwest to the Caribbean Sea.

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Examples

  • He referred to the Chagres as “this monster of the imagination.”

    The Path Between the Seas

  • Within a few weeks everyone but Mallet and a Russian engineer named Dziembowski was sick, whether of so-called Chagres fever or yellow fever is not clear.

    The Path Between the Seas

  • On Wednesday, Anglo announced it sold 24.5% of the Sur complex—which includes the Los Bronces and El Soldado copper mines, the Chagres smelter and the recently discovered copper-rich deposits Los Sulfatos and San Enrique Monolito —to Mitsubishi for $5.39 billion.

    Codelco to Defend Option Over Anglo's Sur

  • The Sur complex, which includes the Los Bronces and El Soldado mines and the Chagres smelter and is located west of Santiago high in the Andres, borders and shares the same copper-rich vein as Codelco's Andina mining compound.

    Codelco Gets Financing From Mitsui for Mine Stake

  • Chagres produces roughly 135,000 tons of copper anodes a year.

    Codelco Gets Financing From Mitsui for Mine Stake

  • Last week, Anglo sold a 24.5% stake in the Sur complex, which includes the Los Bronces and El Soldado mines, the Chagres smelter and two recently discovered, copper-rich deposits, to Mitsubishi Corp. for $5.39 billion.

    Codelco's Bid for Injunction Upheld

  • The Sur complex includes the Los Bronces and El Soldado copper mines, the Chagres smelter and the recently discovered copper-rich deposits Los Sulfatos and San Enrique Monolito.

    Anglo American Sells Stake in Chile Sur Complex to Mitsubishi for $5.39 Billion

  • Anglo American PLC said production was affected at four of its copper operations, the Los Bronces, El Soldado and Mantoverde mines and the Chagres copper smelter.

    Copper Rises After Quake

  • There's also an Indian tribe on the Chagres River you can canoe to who show you around their village.

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  • Mile after mile of the Chagres River, the Panama Railroad, nearly everything along the path of the French, not to mention most of the new towns being built, would be lost beneath the lake.

    The Path Between the Seas

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