Examples of eruption in a Sentence
a great eruption of glee as it suddenly dawned on her that she had won
the eruption of the volcano Krakatoa was one of the most violent in global history
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The theory is that volcanic eruptions have repeatedly proved that shading happens without causing widespread disasters or major health problems.
Long said of the reasons why New England has been almost completely free of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions for eons.
Three-quarters of the Earth’s plants and animals went extinct 66 million years ago when a meteorite hit Earth, coupled with a volcanic eruption.
The dinosaurs have the island to themselves, but a volcanic eruption threatens to wipe them out.
The votes were cast well before two-thirds of the park, including overlooks to the active Kilauea Volcano, were closed last month due to violent eruptions and earthquakes.
Dear Tom, The Hawaiian volcanic eruption is producing lava flows that are pouring into the Pacific Ocean.
The volcanic eruptions on Hawaii’s Big Island are also feared to have claimed the Kapoho Tide Pools and fish ponds, two other favorite local natural resources.
Guatemalan authorities say a volcanic eruption killed at least 25 people.
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- the eruption of the tooth from the gum
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