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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake.

Usage examples (30)
  • -- Limes: The production epicenter is the State of Colima along the Pacific Coast.
  • Missouri has proclaimed this the Year of Twain, and the epicenter is Hannibal, where the author spent much of his youth.
  • At the epicenter is the grave negligence of bishops.
  • "It's going to get known as the epicenter of fashion." for more
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