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The ejection of solid, liquid, or gaseous material from a volcano.

What does it mean when you dream about an eruption?

An eruption, such as a volcanic eruption, usually indicates the forceful breakthrough of unconscious material—repressed thoughts or urges—into consciousness. More generally, an eruption may indicate an upheaval in one’s life.

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Kaya TI, Tataroglu C, Tursen U, Ikizoglu G: Eruptive vellus hair cysts: an effective extraction technique for treatment and diagnosis.
It is possible there will be a return to increased eruptive activity", Chile s National Geological and Mines Service said late Tuesday.
Sunday night ended the latest spectacular eruptive phase of the Sicilian volcano, Mount Etna.
There is no telling when this violent eruptive activity will subside.
During testing on a 32/64'' choke, an eruptive flow rate of 1,600 boepd of oil was recorded.
L'eruption ayant debute vendredi peu apres minuit a ete "la plus puissante" depuis que le volcan est entre dans une phase eruptive le 26 octobre, a indique Surono, le vulcanologue charge de sa surveillance.
Most deaths from the eruption were from starvation and disease, as the eruptive fallout ruined agricultural productivity in the local region.
This is the first time since 1600 that Sinabung has erupted and we have little knowledge in terms on its eruptive patterns," said Surono, head of Indonesia's vulcanology center.
You have eruptive hot springs, Ice Age-like animals, the smell of sulfur; it feels like the beginning of the world.
Air travel may have resumed in Europe--although there still have been sporadic shutdowns across the continent--but the future behavior of the volcanic ash cloud and the eruptive system that spurred it is difficult to predict, remarks volcanologist Michael E Sheridan, founder of the Center for Geohazards Studies, Buffalo, N.
Eruptive syringoma: 27 new cases and review of the literature.
The eruptive column is some 10 km (33,000 feet) high," Hugo Yepes, director of Ecuador's Geophysical Institute, told reporters.