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Pelée, Mount Line breaks: Mount Pelée
Pronunciation: /pəˈleɪ/

Definition of Pelée, Mount in English:

A volcano on the island of Martinique, in the Caribbean. Its eruption in 1902 destroyed the island’s then capital St Pierre, killing its population of some 30,000.

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