Examples of lava in a Sentence
a flow of molten lava
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In this week's Maphead, Ken Jennings explores North Africa's Afar Triangle, home to a dead sea, lava lake, and more.
While a handful of smaller belches and quakes have periodically filled the caldera with lava and ash, the last one happened about 70,000 years ago.
Its steamy breath vents skyward from a lava dome that is taller than the Space Needle.
On the left, a ''lava skylight'' at Kilauea, on the big island of Hawaii, gives a glimpse inside the most studied volcano in the world.
Obsidian is a dark, natural glass, formed when lava cools without crystallizing.
For the next 100 million years, lava bubbled up into what geologists call the Midcontinent Rift, forming a mineral deposit filled with copper and nickel.
Hot lava poured into the caldera and hardened into basalt cap.
The Volcano, a chocolate lava cake called up from 1987, is served with miso-caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream.
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