volcanological

adjective
vol·​ca·​no·​log·​i·​cal | \ ˌväl-kə-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl How to pronounce volcanological (audio) , ˌvȯl-\
variants: or less commonly volcanologic \ ˌväl-​kə-​nə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce volcanologic (audio) , ˌvȯl-​ \

Definition of volcanological

: of, relating to, or involving volcanology or volcanic phenomena volcanological processes that shape the planets

First Known Use of volcanological

1862, in the meaning defined above

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