Origin of volcano
How to use volcano in a sentence
Volcanoes spewed lava and ash, ocean floors were thrust upward, sand and rock and shale settled into slurry.Napa’s Earthquake Is Not The Only Thing Shaking The Vineyards|Clive Irving|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The land of active volcanoes, volatile weather, and dramatic landscapes has been a hub of creativity and culture for centuries.Want to Write a Book? Go to Iceland|Adam LeBor|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Underneath the most placid waters, there are vicious currents and tides, and underwater volcanoes that are constantly erupting.Welcome to the Anarchy Economy|Daniel Gross|April 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Other natural climate variations include solar activity and volcanoes.Earth Day: Discussing the Coming Climate Crisis With Heidi Cullen|Dominique Browning|April 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Russian roulette,” as Scarth observes, “is not a game that volcanoes usually lose.The Best of Brit Lit|Peter Stothard|October 1, 2010|DAILY BEAST
It is probable that they may have obtained fire at first from volcanoes on neighboring islands.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
They learned that many of the mountains were extinct volcanoes and admired the brilliant colored sandstone and shale formations.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
A few of the volcanoes in the latter region have only recently become extinct; a few may be only dormant.
This great volcanic period was followed by the eruptions of Kibo and some of the larger volcanoes of the rift-valley.
"Put on these clothes at once," she said imperiously, knowing nothing of the volcanoes beneath the surface.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland|Kate Douglas Wiggin
British Dictionary definitions for volcano
Word Origin for volcano
Scientific definitions for volcano
Cultural definitions for volcano
A cone-shaped mountain or hill created by molten material that rises from the interior of the Earth to the surface.