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 mountain, 72 kilometers (45 miles) to the northeast of the tourist hotspot of Kuta, is among more than 120 active volcanoes in Indonesia.
And in Europe, millions of lives could be at risk as a massive volcano is stirring.
The authors explain that sulfurous gases released during a powerful volcano can form reflective sulfate aerosols in the stratosphere.
If the aircraft fell into a volcano, it may be missed.
In reality, black sand beaches derive from a number of different geological sources: from neighboring volcanoes, or the drift after powerful storms and days or weeks of high energy surf.
That message has been hopelessly lost in the volcano that’s erupted around this issue.
Such flows—made up of gas, ash and rock—are produced by composite volcanos like Agung.
More would go winging by Mars to see for the first time the craters and canyons and volcanoes of that desert planet.
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