plural -s
: an area of older land ranging in size from a few square feet to several square miles surrounded by later lava flows
kipukas result from either topographic irregularities or the viscosity of the lavaH. T. Stearns & G. A. Macdonald

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“Kipuka.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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