volcanic cone


Definition of volcanic cone

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

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First Known Use of volcanic cone

1785, in the meaning defined above

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“Volcanic cone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volcanic%20cone. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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