Definitions for earthquakes
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Loaded USGS list of earthquakes from List of Earthquakes
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Mountain slopes have become fragile due to earthquakes. This could be a result.
Nepal has gone through seismic changes that have nothing to do with earthquakes.
There are two kinds of great power which can shake the earth: Mega earthquakes and big ideas!
Deep injection of waste water, now recognized to potentially induce earthquakes, in fact began in the state in the 1930s.
The science is all there, we have tested it out in two earthquakes and they worked just fine. One was a seven pointer (on the Richter scale) and it worked perfectly.
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Translations for earthquakes
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- trzęsienia ziemiPolish
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