Definitions for volcanicvɒlˈkæn ɪk
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relating to or produced by or consisting of volcanoes
"volcanic steam"; "volcanic islands such as Iceland"; "a volcanic cone is a conical mountain or hill built up of material from volcanic eruptions"
"a volcanic temper"
igneous rock produced by eruption and solidified on or near the earth's surface; rhyolite or andesite or basalt
"volcanic rock includes the volcanic glass obsidian"
Of or pertaining to a volcano or volcanoes; as, volcanic heat.
Produced by a volcano, or, more generally, by igneous agencies; as, volcanic tufa.
Changed or affected by the heat of a volcano.
Reminiscent of a volcano; explosive, violent, full of suppressed anger, energy etc.
Origin: From volcanique, from volcan; and/or directly from .
of or pertaining to a volcano or volcanoes; as, volcanic heat
produced by a volcano, or, more generally, by igneous agencies; as, volcanic tufa
changed or affected by the heat of a volcano
Origin: [Cf. F. volcanique, It. vulcanico.]
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Translations for volcanic
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- volcànicCatalan, Valencian
- tulivuori, vulkaaninenFinnish
- bholcànachScottish Gaelic
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