Tambora



noun
1.
an active volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: eruption 1815. 9042 feet (2756 meters).
noun
1.
a volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: violent eruption of 1815 reduced its height from about 4000 m (13 000 ft) to 2850 m (9400 ft)

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