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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large crater caused by the violent explosion of a volcano that collapses into a depression.

Usage examples (36)
  • The technical term for Yellowstone's supervolcano is "caldera," a Spanish word meaning
  • In the center of the caldera was the classic mini-cone - the caldera was completely dry.
  • The common sort is employed for hedging and called caldera by Europeans in many parts of
  • We visited a collapsed volcanic caldera which is now a bay. for more
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