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El Salvador

Infoplease has everything you need to know about El Salvador. Check out our country profile, full of essential information about El Salvador's geography, history, government, economy, population,…

El Alamein

(Encyclopedia) El Alamein: see Alamein, El, Egypt.

El Greco

(Encyclopedia) El Greco: see Greco, El.

El Misti

(Encyclopedia) El Misti, volcano, Peru: see Misti, El.

El Monte

(Encyclopedia) El Monte ĕl mŏn´tē, city (1990 pop. 106,209), Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1912. A residential, industrial, and commercial city in the San Gabriel Valley, El Monte manufactures…

El Paso

(Encyclopedia) El Paso ĕl pă´sō, city (1990 pop. 515,342), seat of El Paso co., extreme W Tex., on the Rio Grande opposite Juárez, Mex.; inc. 1873. In a region of cattle ranches and cotton and…

El Reno

(Encyclopedia) El Reno ĕl rē´nō, city (1990 pop. 15,414), seat of Canadian co., central Okla.; inc. 1889. In an agricultural area (wheat, cattle, dairying), the city also has diversified industry (…

El Cajon

(Encyclopedia) El Cajon ĕl kähōn´, city (1990 pop. 88,693), San Diego co., S Calif.; inc. 1912. Electronic equipment, aircraft parts, irrigation equipment, furniture, and men's suits are among…

El Alto

(Encyclopedia) El Alto ĕl äl´tō, city (2001 pop. 649,958), La Paz dept., W Bolivia. A burgeoning suburb of La Paz that became a city in 1988, El Alto is on a plateau overlooking the capital from the…

El Cerrito

(Encyclopedia) El Cerrito ĕl sərē´tō, city (1990 pop. 22,869), Contra Costa co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1917. It is primarily residential. Golden Gate Fields Racetrack is nearby.