cinder cone

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cinder cone

[′sin·dər ‚kōn]
(geology)
A conical elevation formed by the accumulation of volcanic debris around a vent.
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Keywords: Morphometry, scoria cones, Costa Rica, tectonics, volcanic arc, back-arc, geochemistry.