- the scientific study of volcanoes and volcanic phenomena.
Origin of volcanology
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Since no one was really sure about the physics of volcanology, no one had a good guess why the volcanic action had begun again.The Flaming Mountain
Harold Leland Goodwin
- the study of volcanoes and volcanic phenomena
- The scientific study of volcanoes and volcanic phenomena.
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