calentura

calentura

(1) An obsolete term for any tropical fever (in Latin America).
(2) Sunstroke.
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Somos nosotros su jadeado pecho, su palidez exangue, el loco grito tirado hacia el poniente y el levante la roja calentura de sus venas, el olvido del Dios de sus infancias.
HONDURAS: Colon; Trujillo, Parque Nacional Capiro y Calentura, UTM 16-612297E-1758742N (TTU104184, EU073174; TTU104185, EU073176; TTU103971, EU073175); Cortez; La Guama, UTM 16-395886E1649092N (TTU104420, EU073170; TTU104422, EU073171); Francisco Morazan; El Picacho Zoological Parque, UTM 16-497451E-1561275N (TTU83741, AY517528); Olancho; 4 km E Catacamas, Escuela de Sembrador, UTM 16-624523E-1637511N (TTU84767, AY517529; TTU84634, EU073172); Valle; 3 km N, 9 km SW San Lorenzo, UTM 16-442952E-1486788N (TTU83788, AY517530); 3 km N, 12.
In the early morning on the slopes of Calentura, the air is heavy with the smell of red earth and tree bark and rotting leaves.
One early stone path, quite possibly climbed by these eighteenth-century contraband traders, winds up the steep slopes of Calentura from the shores of Trujillo Bay.