Definitions for krakatauˌkræk əˈtaʊ, ˌkrɑ kə-; -ˈtoʊ ə
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Kra•ka•tauˌkræk əˈtaʊ, ˌkrɑ kə-; -ˈtoʊ ə(n.)
or Kra•ka•tao ; also Kra•ka•to•a
a volcano and small island in Indonesia, between Java and Sumatra: violent eruption 1883.
Category: Geography (places)
Krakatau, Krakatao, Krakatoa(noun)
a small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra; its violent eruption in 1883 was the greatest in recorded history