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volcano

noun [C]
 
 
/vɒlˈkeɪnəʊ/ ( plural volcanoes, volcanos)
B2 a mountain with a large hole at the top which sometimes explodes and produces hot, melted rock and smokeEarthquakes and volcanic eruptionsHills and mountains
volcanic
 
 
/vɒlˈkænɪk/ adjective
relating to a volcano: volcanic ashEarthquakes and volcanic eruptionsHills and mountains
Translations of “volcano”
in Korean 화산…
in Arabic بُرْكان…
in French volcan…
in Turkish yanardağ, volkan…
in Italian vulcano…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火山…
in Russian вулкан…
in Polish wulkan…
in Spanish volcán…
in Portuguese vulcão…
in German der Vulkan…
in Catalan volcà…
in Japanese 火山…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火山…
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