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Volcano

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Noun

1. vent, volcano

a fissure in the earth's crust (or in the surface of some other planet) through which molten lava and gases erupt

2. volcano

a mountain formed by volcanic material

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Volcano

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noun plural -noes or -nos
1. 
an opening in the earth's crust from which molten lava, rock fragments, ashes, dust, and gases are ejected from below the earth's surface
2. 
a mountain formed from volcanic material ejected from a vent in a central crater

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Volcano

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nounWord forms: plural volˈcanoes or volˈcanos
1. 
a vent in the earth's crust through which molten rock (lava), rock fragments, gases, ashes, etc. are ejected from the earth's interior: a volcano is active while erupting, dormant during a long period of inactivity, or extinct when all activity has finally ceased
2. 
a cone-shaped hill or mountain, wholly or chiefly of volcanic materials, built up around the vent, usually so as to form a crater

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Volcano

see synonyms of volcano
n. pl. vol·ca·noes or vol·ca·nos
1.
a. An opening in the earth's crust from which lava, ash, and hot gases flow or are ejected during an eruption.
b. A similar opening on the surface of another celestial object.
2. A usually cone-shaped mountain formed from the materials issuing from such an opening.

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