see volcano, n.
- Potentially active; ready to erupt.
volcano [-es] n
It. < L. Vulcānum.
- Geologic fissure; mountain that can erupt into fire; elevated cone of the earth's crust, with the potential to eject smoke, flames, stones, lava, and ash.
- Hill; mound; elevated place; [fig.] viewpoint; vantage point; point of view.
- Earth; planet; world.