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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Relating to earthquakes.

Usage examples (32)
  • The seismic shock buckled highways and moved houses into their neighbors' yards.
  • NEARY: Now, David Cameron said in that news conference yesterday that this coalition could mark what he called a seismic shift in British politics.
  • At about 5: 40 a.m. Eastern Time, the Mine Safety and Health Administration was informed of what they call a seismic event or ground failure near the site of the mine in...
  • It far exceeds masonry walls in seismic resistence. for more
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