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volcanonoun [C]

 us   /vɑlˈkeɪ·noʊ, vɔl-/ (plural volcanoes or volcanos)
a mountain made from burned materials that may throw out hot rocks and lava (= hot liquid rock) from a hole in its top
volcanic
adjective [not gradable]  us   /vɑlˈkæn·ɪk, vɔl-/
volcanic ash/rock
Translations of “volcano”
in Arabic بُرْكان…
in Korean 화산…
in Malaysian gunung berapi…
in French volcan…
in Turkish yanardağ, volkan…
in Italian vulcano…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火山…
in Russian вулкан…
in Polish wulkan…
in Vietnamese núi lửa…
in Spanish volcán…
in Portuguese vulcão…
in Thai ภูเขาไฟ…
in German der Vulkan…
in Catalan volcà…
in Japanese 火山…
in Indonesian gunung berapi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火山…
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