Pelée, Mount

Pelée, Mount
geographical name volcano French West Indies in N Martinique; erupted 1902

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pelée, Mount — Active volcanic mountain, northern Martinique, West Indies. It is northwest of Fort de France and is 4,583 ft (1,397 m) high. A gently sloping cone, it supports luxuriant forests. A violent eruption in 1902 destroyed the port of Saint Pierre,… …   Universalium

  • Pelée,Mount — Pe·lée (pə lāʹ), Mount A volcano, about 1,373 m (4,500 ft) high, on northern Martinique in the French West Indies. Its eruption on May 8, 1902, killed some 40,000 people. * * * …   Universalium

  • Pelée, Mount — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mount Pelée — Mount Pelee Elevation 1,397 m (4,583 ft)  …   Wikipedia

  • mount — mount1 mountable, adj. mountless, adj. /mownt/, v.t. 1. to go up; climb; ascend: to mount stairs. 2. to get up on (a platform, a horse, etc.). 3. to set or place at an elevation: to mount a house on stilts. 4. to furnish with a horse or other… …   Universalium

  • Mount Revelstoke National Park — Mount Revelstoke Nationalpark Feuchtwiese im Hochland des Parks …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pelee — may refer to: *Pelee, Ontario, an island in Lake Erie, Canada *Point Pelee National Park, a park in Ontario, Canada *Mount Pelée, a volcano in MartiniqueSee also Pele (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Mount-Revelstoke-Nationalpark — Feuchtwiese im Hochland des Parks …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mount Revelstoke National Park — IUCN Category II (National Park) …   Wikipedia

  • Pelée — [pə lā′] Mount volcanic mountain on Martinique, in the West Indies: erupted 1902: 4,429 ft (1,350 m) …   English World dictionary

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