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Krakatoa Line breaks: Kraka|toa
Pronunciation: /ˌkrakəˈtəʊə/

Definition of Krakatoa in English:

A small volcanic island in Indonesia, lying between Java and Sumatra, scene of a great eruption in 1883 which destroyed most of the island. Indonesian name Krakatau.

Words that rhyme with Krakatoa

anoa, Balboa, blower, boa, foregoer, goer, grower, hoer, jerboa, knower, Lebowa, lower, moa, mower, Mururoa, Noah, o'er, proa, protozoa, rower, Samoa, sewer, Shenandoah, shower, sower, spermatozoa, Stour, thrower, tower

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