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strat·o·vol·ca·no

 (străt′ō-vŏl-kā′nō, strā′tō-)
n. pl. strat·o·vol·ca·nos
A volcano composed of steep, alternating layers of lava and pyroclastic material, such as ash. Also called composite volcano.

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stratovolcano

(ˌstrætəʊvɒlˈkeɪnəʊ)
n, pl -noes or -nos
(Physical Geography) a cone-shaped volcano containing layers of lava and ash
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The following day, students went on a tour of the South Coast, taking in views of the wide plains, formed by glacial rivers, that are now fertile farmland areas, and the majestic mountains including the snowshrouded Hekla, the country's most active volcano and the towering, icecapped strato-volcano (composite) Eyjafjallajokull.
The 3,000m Agung--a so-called strato-volcano capable of very violent eruptions--has recorded a sharp rise in activity that has raised worries about a repeat of a 1963 eruption that killed more than 1,000 people.
The 3,000 metre (9,800 ft) Agung - a so-called strato-volcano capable of very violent eruptions - has recorded a sharp rise in activity that has raised worries about a repeat of a 1963 eruption that killed more than 1,000 people.