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erupt from (someone or something)

To burst out of someone or something. I couldn't believe the anger that erupted from Mike when he thought he'd been wronged. How can so much vomit erupt from such a tiny baby? When do scientists predict lava will erupt from this volcano again?
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erupt into (something)

1. To burst into something, often a noise. The crowd erupted into cheers when the band finally took the stage.
2. To escalate abruptly into a new situation or problem. What he thinks is a moment of constructive criticism often erupts into an argument with his daughter. Please don't let this little squabble erupt into a major rift between you two.
See also: erupt

erupt from something

to burst out of something or some place. A billow of smoke erupted from the chimney. A mass of ashes and gasses erupted from the volcano.
See also: erupt

erupt into something

[for something] to become a serious problem suddenly. The argument erupted into a terrible fight. They were afraid the fight would erupt into a riot.
See also: erupt
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Because previous studies had demonstrated that the Heise supervolcano contained only one magma reservoir when it erupted, the team realized that the crystals must have grown in different magma batches that merged into two, then one before eruption.
In Bethlehem, clashes erupted in Rachel's Tomb as every other night this week.
Indonesia's Sangeang Api volcano erupted on Friday, sending ash clouds dangerous for flying airplanes.
The 1,731-metre Mount Kelud in East Java province last erupted in 2007.
Sinabung, one of dozens of active volcanoes in Indonesia which straddles major tectonic fault lines known as the "Ring of Fire", erupted in September for the first time since 2010.
Mount Sinabung in northern Sumatra erupted and might disrupt air traffic in southern Asia Mount Sinabung in the Karo district in northern Sumatra erupted violently before dawn on Sunday Sept.
Summary: Fires erupted in Dinnieh and Jbeil Wednesday, destroying thousands of meters of forest and fruit trees.
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A large wildfire has erupted in the region of Bulgaria's Elhovo, near the country's border with Turkey.
Summary: The Mount Lokon volcano in Indonesia's Tomohon City has erupted.
LAHORE -- At least four kids have been died while 17 others were severely hurt when fire erupted at nursery of Services Hospital here.
A 10-year-old girl was referred by her general dentist to the Dublin Dental University Hospital Orthodontic Department to investigate her partially erupted 46.
At least four people were killed and 10 others were missing early Wednesday after floods carrying debris from a volcano that erupted in December hit villages on an island in eastern Indonesia, the Jakarta-based National Disaster Mitigation Agency said.
Manila Bulusan, a volcano in Bicol, southern Luzon, erupted with a three-kilometre ash column that descended on a town with 46,000 residents, the Philippines Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said.
At least 48 people have been killed after clouds of blistering gas erupted from Indonesia's Mount Merapi volcano on the island of Java.