Meaning of Cordillera Occidental

Cor•di•lle•ra Oc•ci•den•tal

Pronunciation: (kôr"ē-ye'rä ôk"sē-en-täl'), [key]
  1. the western coastal ranges of the Andes, in Peru and Colombia.
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