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Eruption 1100 Words You Need Week 25 Day 1

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Eruption 1100 Words You Need

Eruption 1100 Words You Need

/ɪˈrʌp.ʃən/ (noun)

Definition

the act of bursting out or exploding quickly and suddenly, outburst, upsurge, epidemic, discharge, emission, explosion, sudden release

Eruption in context

Volcanoes have existed for a long time on Earth, likely causing disasters such as the Permian mass extinction about 250 million years ago, the greatest mass extinction in Earth’s history, according to a 2015 paper. Volcanoes can and have existed on other worlds as well: although volcanoes on the moon and Mars have long been dormant, volcanoes are still very active on Jupiter’s moon Io. Researchers are currently striving to find ways to predict when volcanic eruptions might happen on Earth by analyzing clues such as crystals and gases linked with volcanoes.

Source: https://www.livescience.com/

Parts of speech

Verb: erupt

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