Meaning of “volcano” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /vɒlˈkeɪnəʊ/ (plural volcanoes, volcanos)

B2 a mountain with a large hole at the top which sometimes explodes and produces hot, melted rock and smoke

volcanic uk us /vɒlˈkænɪk/ adjective

relating to a volcano:

volcanic ash

(Definition of “volcano” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)