hornito

noun
hor·​ni·​to | \ (h)ȯ(r)ˈnēt(ˌ)ō \
plural -s

Definition of hornito

: a low oven-shaped mound in volcanic regions that emits smoke and vapors

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History and Etymology for hornito

Spanish, diminutive of horno oven

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“Hornito.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hornito. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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