HyperDic: krakatoa

English > 1 sense of the word Krakatoa:
NOUNlocationKrakatoa, Krakatau, Krakataoa small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra
English > Krakatoa: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra; its violent eruption in 1883 was the greatest in recorded history.
SynonymsKrakatau, Krakatao
Instance ofislandA land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
volcanoA mountain formed by volcanic material
Part ofIndonesia, Republic of Indonesia, Dutch East IndiesA republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands
SpanishKrakatau
CatalanKrakatau, Krakatoa

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