earth tremor


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Noun1.earth tremor - a small earthquakeearth tremor - a small earthquake      
earthquake, quake, seism, temblor - shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity
aftershock - a tremor (or one of a series of tremors) occurring after the main shock of an earthquake
foreshock - a tremor preceding an earthquake
Translations

earth tremor

nscossa sismica
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4-magnitude earth tremor was felt Tuesday morning in the northern province of Chefchaouen, the Moroccan Geophysics Institute said.
Residents In parts of Kent yesterday reported an earth tremor, the British Geological Survey (BGS) said.
Of his rivals, Shrapnel is limited, Sin Palo ran a shocker last time and Earth Tremor is rated 13lb below the selection.
ALL SHOOK UP: A woman who lay unconscious after being run over by a car in Italy has been jolted out of her coma by an earth tremor.
Today at Downpatrick O'Grady has three runners but McNamara rides none of them: Davy Condon partners Rhum And Coke, Barry Geraghty takes the mount on Earth Tremor, while Paul Townend links up with The Real Tyson.
IAN POULTER withstood an earth tremor to blast a stunning 10-under-par 60 as he romped into the lead at the Hong Kong Open.
We might even feel a slight earth tremor or count the cost of a mini-tornado.
Summary: Rabat - An earth tremor with a magnitude of 5.
The earth tremor caused the chimney stack to partially collapse.
Some players were also woken by a shallow earth tremor in the early hours of the morning.
At first I thought it was just a loud clap of thunder but when the furniture started shaking I realised it must be some sort of earth tremor.
32pm that evening there was an earth tremor in the Berwyn Mountains, which produced a landslide with noises like detonations.