Definition of Cotopaxi in English:

Cotopaxi

Line breaks: Coto|paxi
Pronunciation: /ˌkɒtəˈpaksi
 
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  • The highest active volcano in the world, rising to 5,896 m (19,142 ft) in the Andes of central Ecuador. Its name is Quechuan and means ‘shining peak’.

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