volcanic outburst


volcanic outburst
вулканический выброс

English-Russian dictionary of geology. 2011.

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  • Volcanic wind — (Meteorol.) A wind associated with a volcanic outburst and due to the eruption or to convection currents over hot lava. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • volcanic wind — noun : a wind associated with a volcanic outburst and due to the eruption or to convection currents over hot lava …   Useful english dictionary

  • Outburst flood — In geomorphology, an outburst flood, which is a type of megaflood, is a high magnitude, low frequency catastrophic flood involving the sudden release of water.[1][2] During the last deglaciation, numerous glacial lake outburst floods (GLOF) were… …   Wikipedia

  • outburst — noun Date: 1657 1. a violent expression of feeling < an outburst of anger > 2. a surge of activity or growth < new outbursts of creative power C. E. Montague > 3. eruption < volcanic outbursts > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Geology of the Lassen volcanic area — The geology of the Lassen volcanic area presents a record of sedimentation and volcanic activity in the area in and around Lassen Volcanic National Park in Northern California, U.S.. The park is located in the southernmost part of the Cascade… …   Wikipedia

  • Glacial lake outburst flood — A glacial lake outburst flood (GLOF) can occur when a lake contained by a glacier (called Jökulhlaup if it was a subglacial lake, marginal lake drainage if it was dammed between ice and the ground) or a terminal moraine dam fails. This can happen …   Wikipedia

  • glacier outburst flood —    A sudden, often annual, release of meltwater from a glacier or glacier damned lake sometimes resulting in a catastrophic flood, formed by melting of a drainage channel or buoyant lifting of ice by water or by subglacial volcanic activity; also …   Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • Earth Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Geology and Geochemistry       The theme of the 33rd International Geological Congress, which was held in Norway in August 2008, was “Earth System Science: Foundation for Sustainable Development.” It was attended by nearly… …   Universalium

  • Mount Tongariro — Tongariro redirects here. For other uses, see Tongariro (disambiguation). Mount Tongariro Elevation …   Wikipedia

  • Тонгариро — англ. Mount Tongariro …   Википедия

  • volcano — /vol kay noh/, n., pl. volcanoes, volcanos. 1. a vent in the earth s crust through which lava, steam, ashes, etc., are expelled, either continuously or at irregular intervals. 2. a mountain or hill, usually having a cuplike crater at the summit,… …   Universalium


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