Definitions for Seismographˈsaɪz məˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, ˈsaɪs-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

seis•mo•graphˈsaɪz məˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, ˈsaɪs-(n.)

  1. any of various instruments for measuring and recording the vibrations of earthquakes.

    Category: Geology

Origin of seismograph:

1855–60

seis`mo•graph′ic-ˈgræf ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seismograph(noun)

    a measuring instrument for detecting and measuring the intensity and direction and duration of movements of the ground (as an earthquake)

Wiktionary

  1. seismograph(Noun)

    An instrument that automatically detects and records the intensity, direction and duration of earthquakes and similar events.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seismograph(noun)

    an apparatus for registering the shocks and undulatory motions of earthquakes


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