What does volcanic mean?

Definitions for volcanic
vɒlˈkæn ɪkvol·canic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. volcanic(adj)

    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"

  2. volcanic(adj)

    explosively unstable

    "a volcanic temper"

  3. volcanic(adj)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. volcanic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a volcano or volcanoes; as, volcanic heat.

  2. volcanic(Adjective)

    Produced by a volcano, or, more generally, by igneous agencies; as, volcanic tufa.

  3. volcanic(Adjective)

    Changed or affected by the heat of a volcano.

  4. volcanic(Adjective)

    Reminiscent of a volcano; explosive, violent, full of suppressed anger, energy etc.

  5. Origin: From volcanique, from volcan; and/or directly from .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Volcanic(adj)

    of or pertaining to a volcano or volcanoes; as, volcanic heat

  2. Volcanic(adj)

    produced by a volcano, or, more generally, by igneous agencies; as, volcanic tufa

  3. Volcanic(adj)

    changed or affected by the heat of a volcano

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. volcanique, It. vulcanico.]

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How to say volcanic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of volcanic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of volcanic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of volcanic in a Sentence

  1. Vito Mocella:

    The papyri were completely covered in blazing-hot volcanic material.

  2. Jake Lowenstern:

    Yellowstone hasn't had a volcanic eruption for 70,000 years! Geysers erupt all the time.

  3. Charles Krauthammer:

    If Cuba disappeared tomorrow in a volcanic eruption like Santorini, nobody would notice geopolitically.

  4. Benoit Delepine:

    We already realised that they had a sort of absolute and volcanic rapport, so we tried to show that in a film, it should show something.

  5. Daniel Moriarty:

    If the scenarios that we lay out for its formation are correct, it could represent a totally new volcanic process that’s never been seen before.

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