volcanic cone

noun

: a conical mountain or hillock built up of cinders, tuff, breccia, and lava by volcanic eruptions

Word History

First Known Use

1785, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of volcanic cone was in 1785

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“Volcanic cone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volcanic%20cone. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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