lahar lahar

Definition(s):

  • (n) an avalanche of volcanic water and mud down the slopes of a volcano

Usage(s):

  1. Many of the living were naked or only partly clothed; their garments had been torn from them by the swift-moving lahar.
  2. The liquid avalanche, known as a lahar, was soon hurtling down the steep slopes at speeds of up to 30 m.

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Quotes

  1. Kidlat said artists must confront the fact that mainstream media and businesses have been propagating "a lahar of mainstream culture" because they "just want to sell products and will therefore sell the easiest images."
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Kidlat Tahimik Source: Inquirer.net

  2. "The lahar travelled down the path as predicted, and the early warning response system worked exactly as planned," said Conservation Minister Chris Carter.
    on Mar 18, 2007 By: Chris Carter Source: Playfuls.com

  3. "I have always been consistent. They [Lapid and some representatives] approached me during the lahar period. They said this [casino in Paskuhan] will generate a lot of funds. I told them this is not the way to achieve the recovery of Pampanga,"...
    on Nov 24, 2009 By: Archbishop Paciano Aniceto Source: Inquirer.net

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