Definition of 'lava'
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Example sentences containing 'lava'
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We could see the glowing lava flowing down the mountain through the night. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Days out include whale watching and horse riding on lava fields. The Sun (2006)What do you think is in the bubbles that are rising up in the lava lamp? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Stopping lava flow has stumped governments across the world. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Banana plantations and forests give way to volcanic cones and lava fields. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The lava lamp contents should not be drunk. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Rivers of lava flowed down the flanks of the volcano. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Part of growing is learning how to channel what lava flows inside. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was emitting jets of hot lava up to 200 metres high. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are flying angels, groovy ghosts and hair that glows like a lava lamp. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Not surprisingly, it is by the people who made the original lava lamp. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Earlier eruptions claimed 39 lives after lava flows and tremors caused deadly avalanches. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Like the lava lamp, the generation of granite demands a source of energy. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)He also installed three-storey high lava lamps. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As a quirk, guests are given a lava lamp and bowl of goldfish on arrival. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These once supplied the great lava flows that built a shield volcano, long since ruined and dismantled by time. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)I was watching the lava flow out of Mt. Christianity Today (2000)THIS photographer must be a lava of volcanoes as he stands worryingly near to an eruption to get a close-up. The Sun (2012)It was a lava field off route 1, the ring road that runs around the island. Times, Sunday Times (2014)During the ceremony, which took place on the lava fields, we both cried when we were reading our vows. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's not the work of little green men but the result of a vast volcanic lava flow that took place up to 100million years ago. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'lava'
British English: lava /ˈlɑːvə/ NOUN
Lava is the very hot liquid rock that comes out of a volcano.
... the lava and ash from the volcano.
- American English: lava
- Arabic: حِمَمٌ بُرْكَانِيَّةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lava
- Chinese: 熔岩
- Croatian: lava
- Czech: láva
- Danish: lava
- Dutch: lava
- European Spanish: lava
- Finnish: laava
- French: lave
- German: Lava
- Greek: λάβα
- Italian: lava
- Japanese: 溶岩
- Korean: 용암
- Norwegian: lava
- Polish: lawa
- European Portuguese: lava
- Romanian: lavă
- Russian: лава
- Spanish: lava
- Swedish: lava
- Thai: หินลาวา
- Turkish: lav
- Ukrainian: лава
- Vietnamese: nham thạch
Definition of lava from the Collins English Dictionary
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