composite volcano

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English-Russian dictionary of geology. 2011.

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  • composite volcano — GLOSSARY OF VOLCANIC TERMS A generally steep sided volcano composed of a mixture of lava flows, pyroclastic deposits, and volcaniclastic sedimentary deposits. Composite volcanoes commonly have increasing slopes toward their summits since they… …   Glossary of volcanic terms

  • composite volcano —   one in which the cone is made up of alternating layers of lavas and ashes …   Geography glossary

  • Composite — may refer to: Acting, Film, and Studio Composite card, a marketing tool for actors and especially models Composite character, a character in an adaptation of a work formed from two or more characters from the original work Digital compositing or… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Volcano — This article is about the geological feature. For other uses, see Volcano (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Tequila Volcano — The Tequila Volcano, or Volcán de Tequila is a volcano located near Tequila, Jalisco, in Mexico.This volcano is not dangerous to its its nearby communities, which are famous for growing the alocoholic beverage, tequila. The volcano rises to a… …   Wikipedia

  • Makushin Volcano — Makushin Volcano …   Wikipedia

  • Cerro Azul (Chile volcano) — Cerro Azul The peak of Cerro Azul volcano lies behind Quizapu crater, which was formed by eruptions during the twentieth century …   Wikipedia

  • Santamaría (volcano) — Infobox Mountain Name = Santa María, Santiaguito Photo =Santiaguito from Santamaria.jpg Caption = Elevation = 3,772 metres (12,372 ft) Location = Quetzaltenango Department, Guatemala Range = Sierra Madre Prominence = Coordinates =… …   Wikipedia

  • Mount Edziza volcanic complex — Mount Edziza, one of the main volcanoes of the Mount Edziza volcanic complex Elevation …   Wikipedia

  • Stratovolcano — Mount Fuji, an active stratovolcano in Japan that last erupted in 1707–08 …   Wikipedia


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