Pinatubo, Mount
geographical name volcano N Philippines on Luzon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pinatubo, Mount — Volcano, western Luzon, Philippines. Located about 55 mi (90 km) northwest of Manila, it rose to a height of about 4,800 ft (1,460 m) before its eruption in 1991 (for the first time in 600 years). Its explosions produced a column of smoke and ash …   Universalium

  • Pinatubo,Mount — Pin·a·tu·bo (pĭn ə to͞oʹbō), Mount A volcano, 1,699 m (5,771 ft) high, of the Philippines, in the west central part of Luzon Island northwest of Manila. It erupted catastrophically in June 1991 after 600 years of dormancy, killing hundreds of… …   Universalium

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  • Pinatubo — Pinatubo, Mount a mountain that is an active ↑volcano in the Philippines. It was inactive for 600 years before ↑erupting in 1991 and killing 343 people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 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 Pinatubo — The eruption column of Mount Pinatubo on June 12, 1991, three days before the climactic eruption. Elevation …   Wikipedia

  • Pinatubo — Panache volcanique s élevant au dessus du Pinatubo lors de son éruption de 1991. Géographie Altitude 1  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mount Pinatubo — Pinatubo Pinatubo Ausbruch, 12. Juni 1991 Höhe 1.486 m Lage …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pinatubo — Ausbruch, 12. Juni 1991 Höhe 1.486  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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