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Definitions for seismic
ˈsaɪz mɪk, ˈsaɪs-seis·mic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seismic, seismal(adj)

    subject to or caused by an earthquake or earth vibration


  1. seismic(Adjective)

    Related to, or caused by an earthquake or other vibration of the Earth.

    Etymology: Based on σεισμός + -ic.

  2. seismic(Adjective)

    Of very large, or widespread effect.

    Etymology: Based on σεισμός + -ic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seismic(adj)

    alt. of Seismal


  1. Seismic

    Seismic is the seventh studio album by San Diegan punk band Dogwood, originally titled Your Tongue Is the Deadliest of Arrows by the band. Artwork photos feature former members Scott Bergen and Eddie Spangler, although they did not perform on the album's recording, and both had left the band by the time of its release. Bassist Jason Harper announced he was leaving the group during the album's recording.

How to pronounce seismic?

  1. Alex
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How to say seismic in sign language?

  1. seismic


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seismic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seismic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of seismic in a Sentence

  1. Richard Rapoza:

    The summit itself is fairly stable, with continued seismic activity and a high likelihood of additional small explosions, the lava flow is contained within a channel flowing to the ocean with only minor outflows.

  2. Don Hamilton:

    Every new project that we work on includes seismic upgrades, but this is an enormous issue, and obviously upgrading all the bridges would be very, very expensive. This is a challenge that consumes us all the time.

  3. Toby Wilkinson:

    I think by using modern seismic X-ray technology it should be possible to look through the walls and see if there are significant anomalies or indeed gaps in the bedrock behind those walls, that sort of ground penetration radar is well developed. It's been used in the Valley of the Kings and other places in Egypt.

  4. Alex Hinson:

    We can confirm that seismic surveys will not take place until December 2019.

  5. Defence Minister Olta Xhacka:

    Considering the (strength of the) first most powerful tremor, the main seismic event, it is good news the aftershocks have been less powerful both in magnitude and intensity.

Images & Illustrations of seismic

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