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A cinder cone or scoria cone is a steep conical hill of loose pyroclastic fragments, such as either volcanic clinkers, cinders, volcanic ash, or scoria that has been built around a volcanic vent. They consist of loose pyroclastic debris formed by explosive eruptions or lava fountains from a single, typically cylindrical, vent. As the ...

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(sĭn'dər) A steep, conical hill consisting of glassy volcanic fragments that accumulate around and downwind from a volcanic vent. Cinder cones range in size from tens to hundreds of meters tall. The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved. Cite This ...

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Aug 30, 2015 ... If you close your eyes and imagine a typical volcano, chances are you're thinking of a cinder cone. In this lesson, you'll find out how cinder...

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Define Cinder Cone (volcano). Cinder Cone (volcano) synonyms, Cinder Cone ( volcano) pronunciation, Cinder Cone (volcano) translation, English dictionary definition of Cinder Cone (volcano). n. A steep, conical hill consisting of glassy volcanic fragments that accumulate around and downwind from a volcanic vent.

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Define cinder cone: a conical hill formed by the accumulation of volcanic debris around a vent.

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Jan 3, 2011 ... Principal Types of Volcanoes. Geologists generally group volcanoes into four main kinds--cinder cones, composite volcanoes, shield volcanoes, and lava domes.

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These are the classic, cone-shaped peaks we commonly associate with a lava- spewing eruption. Eruptions from cinder cones are pretty small potatoes, as far as volcanic eruptions go. They tend to be small, hill-sized volcanoes that range in height from tens to hundreds of meters high and they can build up over short ...

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Feb 20, 2013 ... Cinder cone volcanoes (also called scoria cones) are the most common type of volcano and are the symmetrical cone shaped volcanoes we typically think of. They may occur as single volcanoes or as secondary volcanoes on the sides of stratovolcanoes or shield volcanoes. Airborne fragments of lava, ...

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Cinder cone, also called ash cone, deposit around a volcanic vent, formed by pyroclastic rock fragments (formed by volcanic or igneous action), or cinders, which accumulate and gradually build a conical hill with a bowl-shaped crater at the top. Cinder cones develop from explosive eruptions of mafic (heavy, dark ...