Definition of Kilauea in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌkiːlaʊˈeɪə/
A volcano with a crater roughly 8 km (5 miles) long by 5 km (3 miles) broad on the island of Hawaii, situated on the eastern flanks of Mauna Loa at an altitude of 1,247 m (4,090 ft).

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