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Definition of "scoriae" []

  • Plural form of scoria. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "scoriae" in a sentence
  • "It has a variety of features: several lateral craters, shield volcanoes, scoriae and lava cones, extrusive domes and huge detached rocks."
  • "There are also calderas, scoriae cones, lava streams, cinder fields, over 160 thermal and mineral springs, geysers, solfataras, mud pots and many other volcanic features."
  • "“Material objects,” said a French philosopher, “are necessarily kinds of scoriae of the substantial thoughts of the Creator, which must always preserve an exact relation to their first origin; in other words, visible nature must have a spiritual and moral side.”"