Definition for Popocatapel

Popocatapel, proper n. [ED's spelling of Popocat├ępetl < Nahuatl (Aztec) popocani, to smoke + tepetl, mountain.]

Volcano in central Mexico; towering volatile peak; mountain capable of erupting in spectacular flames and lava flow; [fig.] passion; heat; warmth; vitality; love; strong affection; deep feelings; dynamic activity.

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