Tambora

[ tahm-baw-rah, -boh-, -buh- ]

noun
  1. an active volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: eruption 1815. 9,042 feet (2,756 meters).

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Tambora

/ (ˈtæmbəˌrɑː) /


noun
  1. a volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: violent eruption of 1815 reduced its height from about 4000 m (13 000 ft) to 2850 m (9400 ft)

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