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Montserrat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishMontserratMont‧ser‧rat /ˌmɒntsəˈræt $ ˌmɑːnt-/  an island in the Caribbean Sea, one of the Leeward Islands, which belongs to the UK. Capital: Plymouth. In 1997 a volcano on the island erupted (erupt ), sending out lava (=hot liquid rock) and ash (=powder that remains after something has been burnt) over a wide area, and this forced many people to leave the island.Montserratian /-ˈreɪʃən◂/ noun, adjective
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