[stroh-mat-l-ahyt] /stroʊˈmæt lˌaɪt/ noun, Geology. 1. a laminated calcareous fossil structure built by marine algae and having a rounded or columnar form. stromatolite /strəʊˈmætəˌlaɪt/ noun 1. a rocky mass consisting of layers of calcareous material and sediment formed by the prolific growth of cyanobacteria: such structures date back to Precambrian times stromatolite (strō-māt’l-īt’) A dome-shaped […]
noun 1. an island off the NE coast of Sicily, in the Lipari group. 2. an active volcano on this island. 3040 feet (927 meters). noun 1. an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, in the Lipari Islands off the N coast of Sicily: famous for its active volcano, 927 m (3040 ft) high
adjective 1. relating to or denoting a type of volcanic eruption characterized by repeated fountaining or jetting of fluid lava into the air
stromuhr stro·muhr (strō’mur’) n. An instrument for measuring the quantity of blood that flows per unit of time through a blood vessel.