Taal

[tahl]
noun
Afrikaans (usually preceded by the ).

Origin:
1895–1900; < Afrikaans < Dutch taal language, speech; cognate with tale

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Taal

[tah-ahl]
noun
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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taal (tɑːl)
 
n
(South African) the taal language: usually, by implication, Afrikaans
 
[Afrikaans from Dutch]

Taal (tɑːˈɑːl)
 
n
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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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.
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