VOLCANIC ACTIVITY CREATES NEW ISLET NEAR JAPAN'S IOTO
islet noun [C]
UK /ˈaɪ.lət/ US /ˈaɪ.lət/
islet noun [C] (ISLAND)
a small island:
an islet in the San Blas archipelago
UK /ˈeə.ri.əl/ US /ˈer.i.əl/
in or from the air, especially from an aircraft:
spew verb [I or T, + adv/prep]
UK /spjuː/ US /spjuː/
If something spews liquid or gas, or liquid or gas spews from something, it flows out in large amounts:
The volcano spewed a giant cloud of ash, dust, and gases into the air.
The drains spew (out) millions of gallons of raw sewage into the river.
Paper came spewing from the computer printer.
UK /pluːm/ US /pluːm/
A plume of something like smoke, steam, or dust is a long mass of it that rises up into the sky:
A black plume of smoke rose from the ship.
pumice noun [U]
UK /ˈpʌm.ɪs/ US
a type of grey, light stone that is used in pieces or as a powder for rubbing things to make them smooth:
Pumice is produced in volcanic eruptions.
(from Cambridge Dictionary)
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