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3rd grade Vocab Land and Water

Vocabulary for Land and Water
the eruption of lava, ash, gases, and rocks from Earth's interior (crust, mantle, core)
area that is sunk below its surroundings
igneous rock
a kind of rock that forms when magma or lava cools on or below Earth's surface
metamorphic rock
a rock that forms when any other kind of rock is changed by high temperature and intense pressure
sedimentary rock
a kind of rock made up of layers of soil that have been pressed together over time