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Taal

[tahl] /tɑl/
noun
1.
Afrikaans (usually preceded by the).
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Afrikaans < Dutch taal language, speech; cognate with tale

Taal

[tah-ahl] /tɑˈɑl/
noun
1.
an active volcano in the Philippines, on SW Luzon, on an island in Taal Lake: eruptions 1749, 1873, 1911. 1050 feet (320 meters).
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Examples for Taal
  • This is very evident when one visits the municipality of Taal.
  • After several devastating eruptions of Taal volcano, the old Taal town site was buried.
British Dictionary definitions for Taal

taal

/tɑːl/
noun
1.
(South African) the taal, language: usually, by implication, Afrikaans
Word Origin
Afrikaans from Dutch

Taal

/tɑːˈɑːl/
noun
1.
an active volcano in the Philippines, on S Luzon on an island in the centre of Lake Taal. Height: 300 m (984 ft). Area of lake: 243 sq km (94 sq miles)
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