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
Just across the Gulf of Naples from Pompeii, the Campi Flegrei volcano — a caldera that stretches as wide as 15km across — threatens some 700,000 people living within its red zone.
And yes, even Hawaii is getting in on the white Christmas craze: The highest peaks of the two volcanoes on the Big Island — Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea — will see up to two feet of snow this week, some of which could stick around for Christmas.
But Icelanders have survived isolation, ice and volcanoes for more than a millennium.
Dubbd Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai, the island is just a few kilometers wide and was connected to one of two existing islands near the volcano.
Installed as part of the National Science Foundation's Plate Boundary Observatory, the GPS stations measure subtle tectonic motion, monitoring active fault lines, and volcanoes.
The evolving island can be compared with erosion patterns around Martian volcanoes.
That debris settled around the volcano’s summit to form the new island, which sits between two older isles.
Franken is the sacrifice the Democrats tossed into the volcano so they would be smiled upon by the electoral gods.
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