black smoker


Definition of BLACK SMOKER

:  a vent in a geologically active region of the sea floor from which issues superheated water laden with minerals (as sulfide precipitates); also :  a rock chimney covering such a vent

First Known Use of BLACK SMOKER



Next Word in the Dictionary: blacksnakePrevious Word in the Dictionary: blacksmith weldingAll Words Near: black smoker
July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears