Definition of lava flow in English:

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lava flow


A mass of flowing or solidified lava.
Example sentences
  • The current lava flows are arms of the larger lava flow that erupted earlier this year.
  • Should the wall of the lava lake be breached, lava escapes and moves down the side of the volcano as a lava flow.
  • We infer that this fluting represents a lithological unit, perhaps a lava flow, within the flanks of the edifice.

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Syllabification: la·va flow

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