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Volcanic

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Adjective

1. volcanic

relating to or produced by or consisting of volcanoes

Example Sentences:
'volcanic steam'
'volcanic islands such as Iceland'
'a volcanic cone is a conical mountain or hill built up of material from volcanic eruptions'

2. volcanic

explosively unstable

Example Sentences:
'a volcanic temper'

3. volcanic

igneous rock produced by eruption and solidified on or near the earth's surface; rhyolite or andesite or basalt

Example Sentences:
'volcanic rock includes the volcanic glass obsidian'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Volcanic

see synonyms of volcanic
adjective
1. 
of, relating to, produced by, or characterized by the presence of volcanoes
a volcanic region
2. 
suggestive of or resembling an erupting volcano
a volcanic era
3.  another word for extrusive (sense 2)
noun
4. (often plural)
any igneous rock formed from magma issuing from volcanoes

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Volcanic

see synonyms of volcanic
adjective
1. 
a. 
of, thrown from, caused by, or characteristic of a volcano
b. 
extrusive (sense 2)
2. 
having, or composed of, volcanoes
3. 
suggestive of or bursting forth like a volcano; violently explosive

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Volcanic

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adj.
1. Of, resembling, or caused by a volcano or volcanoes: a volcanic peak; volcanic islands.
2. Produced by or discharged from a volcano: volcanic ash.
3. Characterized by the presence of volcanoes.
4. Powerfully explosive: a volcanic temper.

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