eruptively

eruptive

[ih-ruhp-tiv]
adjective
1.
bursting forth, or tending to burst forth.
2.
pertaining to or of the nature of an eruption.
3.
Geology. noting a rock formed by the eruption of molten material.
4.
Pathology. causing or accompanied by an eruption or rash.
noun
5.
Geology. an eruptive rock.

Origin:
1640–50; < French éruptif. See erupt, -ive

eruptively, adverb
eruptivity, eruptiveness, noun
noneruptive, adjective
posteruptive, adjective
preeruptive, adjective
preeruptively, adverb
uneruptive, adjective
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eruptive (ɪˈrʌptɪv)
 
adj
1.  erupting or tending to erupt
2.  resembling or of the nature of an eruption
3.  (of rocks) formed from such products as ash and lava resulting from volcanic eruptions
4.  (of a disease) characterized by skin eruptions
 
e'ruptively
 
adv
 
erup'tivity
 
n
 
e'ruptiveness
 
n

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