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Pronunciation of Magma: Learn how to pronounce Magma in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word magma:

noun (plural magmas or magmata /-mətə/)
[mass noun]
hot fluid or semi-fluid material below or within the earth’s crust from which lava and other igneous rock is formed on cooling:
when red-hot magma comes into contact with seawater, an explosion results
[count noun]:
basaltic magmas are normally expelled at the surface in a very hot and fluid state
Derivatives

magmatic

Pronunciation: /-ˈmatɪk/

adjective
Origin:

late Middle English (in the sense ‘residue of dregs after evaporation or pressing of a semi-liquid substance’): via Latin from Greek magma (from massein ‘knead’)