black smoker

See under hydrothermal vent.

Nearby words

  1. black sheep,
  2. black shirt,
  3. black shirts,
  4. black site,
  5. black skimmer,
  6. black snake,
  7. black snakeroot,
  8. black spot,
  9. black spruce,
  10. black squirrel

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