Examples of lava in a Sentence
a flow of molten lava
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The lava poured into a channel oozing toward the Pacific Ocean several miles away.
On Sunday, the USGS conducted a drone flight over the crater area, showing the dramatic changes as the lava has drained out.
Hollow spots in the lava were formed by gas bubbles, and mineral-rich water later flowed into these empty spots, creating crystal formations over thousands of years, Palculich said.
That figure is likely to rise as the lava continues to flow, with no predictable end in sight.
By using carbon dating in a tree killed in the lava, geologists determined the eruption was in approximately 1650.
Over the past week, the lava erupting from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano fissures advanced through two small residential subdivisions along Kapoho Bay, reaching the Pacific Ocean, and wiping out nearly a hundred homes.
Sacatepequez television published images of a charred landscape where the lava came into contact with homes.
Despite the removal of the pentane, danger remains if the lava reaches the wells.
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Definition of lava for English Language Learners
: melted rock from a volcano
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