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volcanological

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adjective vol·ca·no·log·i·cal \ˌväl-kə-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌvȯl-\

Definition of volcanological

  1. :  of, relating to, or involving volcanology or volcanic phenomena <volcanological processes that shape the planets>



Circa 1891

First Known Use of volcanological

circa 1891

Variants of volcanological

also volcanologic play \-jik\

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