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  1. exceedance(noun)

    (geology) the probability that an earthquake will generate a level of ground motion that exceeds a specified reference level during a given exposure time

    "the concept of exceedance can be applied to any type of environmental risk modeling"

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  1. exceedance(Noun)

    An instance where an action, activity or substance exceeds a limit set by medical or legal practice.

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