volcanic mud


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volcanic mud

[väl′kan·ik ′məd]
(geology)
Sediment containing large quantities of ash from a volcanic eruption, mixed with water.
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Hire a car and take a tour whether you're here for romance or not -- and who knows, a volcanic mud bath might be just what your honeymoon needs.
Hauling myself up on ropes, I soon realised that this climb up Marigot Bay Ridge was not for the faint-hearted We lathered ourselves in volcanic mud, said to have therapeutic properties, then left it to dry in the tropical sun
Rula and Diana head to the local sulphur springs to get slathered in volcanic mud, which may or may not contain the secrets of eternal youth, while Johnny and Judith have an olive-oil massage.
This week Lenska and Moran head to the local sulphur springs to get slathered in volcanic mud, which may or may not contain the secrets of eternal youth, while Johnny and Judith have an olive oil massage.
Hours earlier, volcanic mud had made its way down another slope of the mountain into the Roman city of Herculaneum, destroying the city and forcing resident to flee.
Kamchatka's brown bears delight in the healing qualities of the natural thermal baths, volcanic mud and hot springs and can often be seen taking a dip.
An explosion in August 2006 did not cause direct deaths, but the following December a passing typhoon unleashed an avalanche of volcanic mud from Mayon's slopes that killed 1,000 people.
Bringing the Moroccan tradition of Rhassoul (mud pack) home to Thief Spa, volcanic mud brought in from the foot of the Atlas Mountains is applied in the steam room.
This one uses lava mud mask containing magnetically charged volcanic mud scooped from the coastlines of Hawai.
So it's no surprise that, here, sylvan pool, desert sunset, and volcanic mud advertised their own faux sublimity.
The distinction of both source and deposition environment could be achieved using, for instance the expressions volcanic mud, thermal spring mud, salt lake mud, marine mud, river mud, and peat mud.
The products are formulated with Borghese's rejuvenating Acqua Di Vita Complex, which is found in mineral waters and volcanic mud in Tuscany.