Examples of volcano in a Sentence
The volcano last erupted 25 years ago.
beset by prolonged heat and lingering racial tension, the city was like a seething volcano
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The first time people reported noticing noctilucent clouds was in 1880s after the massive eruption of Krakatau, a volcano in Indonesia.
In Guatemala, at least 110 people were killed when a volcano erupted June 3, sending waves of super-heated debris onto villages on its flanks.
The volcano previously erupted earlier this year, on Jan. 31, sending an enormous plume of ash more than 21,000 feet high.
The Fuego volcano in Guatemala, 25 miles southeast of the capital, erupted on Sunday, shooting ash 14,700 feet in the air above sea level and covering the southern villages with rocks, ash and mud.
Seven people were initially confirmed dead after the volcano erupted soon after noon local time Sunday.
As of Sunday, 26 homes have been destroyed, and approximately 1,700 residents have been forced to evacuate from the Leilani Estates subdivision on Hawaii’s Big Island, after the Kilauea volcano erupted on Thursday.
The volcano erupted more than 60 times during their research window.
Try to Answer if Football Can Ever Be Safe Cuba's Been Losing Its Best Baseball Players to America Crimson Skies Puerto Varas, Chile—A cascade of lightning rends the night sky after the Calbuco volcano erupts on April 23.
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VOLCANO Defined for English Language Learners
: a mountain with a hole in the top or side that sometimes sends out rocks, ash, lava, etc., in a sudden explosion (called an eruption)
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