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
Recent Examples of volcano from the Web
Researchers determined 138 of those to be volcanoes, with 91 undiscovered until now.
The game lets players push a cartoon Trump off a rocky precipice, into a volcano, down a New York manhole or into the mouth of a Tyrannosaurus rex.
At the moment Katla, one of Iceland’s largest volcanoes, located near the island’s southern tip, sleeps beneath 700 metres of ice.
Make a hole in the middle similar to a volcano and place the two (beaten?) eggs in it.
Spanning 30 acres, the massive water theme park features a multi-directional wave pool, Krakatau, a speeding body slide that drops 200 feet into the volcano below, a winding river perfect for chilling out, and sandy beaches.
Mount Sibayak is one of about 130 volcanoes in Indonesia.
A popular stone used for these rings is the Lake County Diamond, which is featured in the ring below ($138, etsy.com), and is the result of the pressure and extreme temperatures from Mount Konocti, a now-dormant volcano in Lake County, California.
Atop Earth’s largest active volcano, an alarm bell has tolled unheeded for six decades.
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Origin and Etymology of volcano
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Definition of volcano 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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