Krakatau

geographical name
Krak·​a·​tau | \ ˌkra-kə-ˈtau̇ How to pronounce Krakatau (audio) \
variants: or traditionally in English Krakatoa \ ˌkra-​kə-​ˈtō-​ə How to pronounce Krakatau (audio) \

Definition of Krakatau

island and volcano 2667 feet (813 meters) high in the Sunda Strait between Sumatra and Java, Indonesia

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“Krakatau.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Krakatau. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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