Definition of paramo in English:
noun (plural paramos)
A high, treeless plateau in tropical South America.
- The treeless regions adjacent to the cold zone usually are referred to as paramos (high plains), above which begin the nevados (snowcapped peaks).
- The team trekked over 96 km and ascended a total of 3, 000m through rainforest, cloud forest and paramo.
Definition of paramo in:
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