[ih-ruhp-shuh n] /ɪˈrʌp ʃən/
an issuing forth suddenly and violently; outburst; outbreak.
Geology. the ejection of molten rock, steam, etc., as from a volcano or geyser.
something that is erupted or ejected, as molten rock, volcanic ash, or steam.
early 15c., from Middle French éruption (14c.) and directly from Latin eruptionem (nominative eruptio) “a breaking out,” noun of action from past participle stem of erumpere “break out, burst forth,” from ex- “out” (see ex-) + rumpere “to break, rupture” (see rupture (n.)).
eruption e·rup·tion (ĭ-rŭp’shən)
e·rup’tive (-tĭv) adj.
The release of gas, ash, molten materials, or hot water into the atmosphere or onto the Earth’s surface from a volcano or other opening in the Earth’s surface.
[ih-ruhp-tiv] /ɪˈrʌp tɪv/ adjective 1. bursting forth, or tending to burst forth. 2. pertaining to or of the nature of an . 3. Geology. noting a rock formed by the of molten material. 4. Pathology. causing or accompanied by an or rash. noun 5. Geology. an eruptive rock. /ɪˈrʌptɪv/ adjective 1. erupting or tending to […]
- Eruptive xanthoma
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[air-oo v, er-; Sephardic Hebrew e-roov; Ashkenazic Hebrew ey-roo v] /ˈɛər ʊv, ˈɛr-; Sephardic Hebrew ˈɛ ruv; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈeɪ rʊv/ noun, plural eruvin [air-oo-vin, er-; Sephardic Hebrew e-roo-veen; Ashkenazic Hebrew ey-roo -vin] /ˈɛər ʊˌvɪn, ˈɛr-; Sephardic Hebrew ɛ ruˈvin; Ashkenazic Hebrew eɪˈrʊ vɪn/ (Show IPA), eruvs. Judaism. 1. any of three rabbinical enactments that […]
1. English Revised Version. ERV abbr. expiratory reserve volume expiratory reserve volume