Definition of volcanicity in English:

volcanicity

Syllabification: vol·can·ic·i·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌvälkəˈnisitē, ˌvôl-
 
/

noun

  • another term for volcanism.
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    • 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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