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basalt

noun [U] uk   /ˈbæs.ɒlt/  us   /-ɑːlt/
a type of black rock that comes from a volcano
Translations of “basalt”
in Vietnamese bazan…
in Spanish basalto…
in Thai หินภูเขาไฟ…
in Malaysian basalt…
in French basalte…
in German der Basalt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 玄武岩…
in Indonesian batu hitam, basal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 玄武岩…
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