Word of the Day: A’a

//Word of the Day: A’a

Word of the Day: A’a

Definition: Basaltic lava forming very rough jagged masses with a light and frothy texture.

This word originated in Hawaii and is the first entry in the Oxford English Dictionary. A’a looks like this:

 

It is probably also what you’d say if you saw the above coming towards you.

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