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A Man Has Climbed Mt.Everest for the 17th Time


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A mountain climber named Apa has been to the top of Mount Everest seventeen times.

Apa is a sherpa, that is, a person in Nepal who is experienced at climbing mountains and also helping other mountain climbers. Apa grew up near Mount Everest.

Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world. It is 8,850 meters high.



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