Askja

[ ahsk-yah ]
/ ˈɑsk yɑ /

noun

a volcano in E central Iceland. 4754 feet (1449 meters).

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Askja
/ (ˈɑːskjə) /

noun

a volcano in E central Iceland: active in 1961; largest crater in Iceland. Height: 1510 m (4954 ft). Area of crater: 88 sq km (34 sq miles)
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