Ring of Fire
geographical name belt of volcanoes & frequent seismic activity nearly encircling the Pacific

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ring of Fire — noun An area of frequent earthquakes and volcanic activity, around the Pacific Ocean. Syn: Pacific Ring of Fire …   Wiktionary

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