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noun [U] uk   /ˈlɑː.və/ us  
hot liquid rock that comes out of the Earth through a volcano, or the solid rock formed when it cools: molten lavaEarthquakes and volcanic eruptionsTypes of rockPrecious and semi-precious stones
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