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volcanicity Syllabification: vol·can·ic·i·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌvälkəˈnisədē/

Definition of volcanicity in English:


Another term for volcanism.
Example sentences
  • Palaeozoic volcanicity was conspicuous along active continental margins especially where there was subduction.
  • The concept of a Late Precambrian orogenic belt thus still seems to be viable, albeit in more modern form, with oblique subduction giving rise to sedimentation, volcanicity and deformation in a wrench regime.
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