eruptive definition

  • adjective:
    • That erupts
    • that's followed by eruptions
    • Produced by eruption
    • Breaking on or bursting forth.
    • Attended with eruption or efflorescence, or producing it.
    • Produced by eruption.
    • earnestly spewing down lava
    • making or described as eruptions
    • from the action of fire or intense heat
  • noun:
    • An eruptive rock
    • An eruptive stone.
    • In geology, a rock or mineral generated by eruption.
  • others:
    • Bursting forth; associated with nature of or like an eruption.
    • In pathology, went to with a breaking out or eruption; accompanied with an eruption or rash: since, an eruptive fever.
    • In geology, produced by eruption: as, eruptive rocks, such as the igneous or volcanic.

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