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PREFERRED TERM
vulcanian eruption
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Eruption characterized by the explosive ejection of fragments of new lava, commonly incandescent when they leave the vent but either solid or too viscous to assume any appreciable degree of rounding during their flight through the air. With these there are often breadcrust bombs or blocks, and generally large proportions of ash

DESCRIPTION
  • Eruption characterized by the explosive ejection of fragments of new lava, commonly incandescent when they leave the vent but either solid or too viscous to assume any appreciable degree of rounding during their flight through the air. With these there are often breadcrust bombs or blocks, and generally large proportions of ash

IDENTIFIER
  • vulcanianEruption

TITLE
  • vulcanian eruption

URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/EventProcessValue/vulcanianEruption
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