PAHOEHOE

What is PAHOEHOE?

PAHOEHOE meaning in Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
A type of basalt lava flow characterized by a smooth glassy skin, and constructed of innumerable “flow units” called “toes”; pahoehoe flows advance at rates of 1 to 10 meters (3 to 33 feet) hour and are associated with low-effusion-rate eruptions with little to no fountaining.

 

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