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volcanic

vol·can·ic

volcanic

 
pronunciation:
val kae nihk
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, characterized by, or relating to a volcano or volcanoes.
volcanic mountains
definition 2: expelled from or created by volcanoes.
volcanic ash
definition 3: violently explosive.
a volcanic rage
similar words:
explosive, volatile
derivations: volcanically (adv.), volcanicity (n.)