Name of a Mexican volcano, between the states of Veracruz and Puebla. It is also known as Pico Orizaba, Citlaltépetl (Mount of the Star), Iztactépetl (Mount of Sal). Orizaba is also the name of a Mexican city in the State of Veracruz. It is the highest volcano in North America and the largest summit in Mexico. Another peculiarity is that it is the only volcano in the world that has frozen lava. In mythology Olmeca was a osprey.