Kilauea

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geographical name Ki·lau·ea \ˌkē-ˌlä-ˈwā-ä\

Definition of Kilauea

  1. volcano in the southeastern part of the island of Hawaii, in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Kilauea is 4190 feet (1277 meters) high, has a crater 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) wide, and has been very active since 1983.


KILAUEA Defined for English Language Learners

Kilauea

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geographical name

Definition of Kilauea for English Language Learners

  • : volcano in the U.S., in Hawaii


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