Surtsey

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geographical name Surts·ey \ˈsərt-ˌsā, ˈsu̇rt-\

Definition of Surtsey

  1. island of Iceland off the southern coast area 1 square mile (2.6 square kilometers) Surtsey was formed by volcanic eruption in 1963.


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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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