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  • The magma formed in these regions, called subduction zones, makes its way to the surface and forms volcanoes.
  • These areas of volcanic activity are caused by subduction of tectonic plates.
  • The Indian plate dives beneath the smaller plates along a line called a subduction zone.
  • This is best illustrated by the case of large subduction zone earthquakes.
  • It was a secondary effect of the subduction process.

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