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  • RIOBAMBA or Royabamba, a town of Ecuador, capital of the province of Chimborazo, on the railway between Guayaquil and Quito, about 85 m.
  • It rises on the Ecuadorian tableland, where a branch from the valley of Riobamba unites with one from the Latacunga basin and breaks through the inland range of the Andes; and joined, afterwards, by several important tributaries, finds its way south-east among the gorges; thence it turns southward into the plains, and enters the Amazon at a point about 60 m.
  • In diameter; Colta, east of Riobamba, and Colay, south of the same place.
  • Salt springs near Riobamba and at Salinas, in Imbabura, have long been used by the natives in the manufacture of salt.

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