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Kilauea (ˌkiːlɑːuːˈeɪə Pronunciation for Kilauea

Definitions

noun

  1. a crater on the E side of Mauna Loa volcano, on SE Hawaii island: the world's largest active crater. Height: 1247 m (4090 ft). Width: 3 km (2 miles)

Example Sentences Including 'Kilauea'

8. Hawaii Satellites indicate the entire south side of the Kilauea volcano is shifting seaward.
Maxim (2005)
Of those, six were recorded by Ho with his jazz group Kilauea , and 18 as a solo artist.
The Mercury, Sunday Tasmanian (2005)
Perhaps its because of Kilauea Estate, a marvellous, secluded house where my wife Barbara and I stayed, a house with its own private lake.
Toronto Sun (2003)
You can trace the lights to the vent itself, at Pu'u O'o on the flanks of the older Kilauea caldera.
Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
uk) offers 90-minute flights over Kilauea 's lava vents on Hawaii's Big Island for £156pp.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)

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