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
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earth tremor

nscossa sismica
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Dyfed-Powys Police said: "We are receiving an extremely high call volume reporting some sort of earth tremor in the area - we are receiving reports from across the whole of Wales (we felt it in our control room too
Sean Doyle said his wife Helen as well as two neighbours had felt an earth tremor.
4 (BNA): The UAE has deplored North Korea's sixth nuclear test which caused an earth tremor in blatant breach of the international community's will and resolutions in this regard.
Earth Tremor LAST season an earth tremor hit the bowling green The result of a rather unfortunate scene When big Dave tripped and hit the ground The aftershock was felt by those around Two or three big chaps struggled to raise Dave Which I thought was very brave The team played on Dave did insist This was no more than a mini crisis Dave the next morning was not feeling too well A full recovery is expected but only time will tell.
8DA followed YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Avocado 9 Visor 10 Nifty 11 Termite 12 Era 13 Rifleman 16 Clock off 17 Lee 19 Chagrin 21 Trevi 22 Piece 23 Skittle DOWN: 1 Launder 2 Golf ball 3 Navy 4 Overleaf 5 Asti 6 Grieg 8 Out of bounds 13 Recorder 14 Ailments 15 Retired 18 Scope 20 Area 21 Trim QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Earth tremor 8 Sad 9 Wig 11 Trainer 12 Villa 13 Elm 14 Sew 15 Foolish 17 Pat 19 Oily 21 Well 23 Even 25 Glow 27 Not 29 Estuary 31 Eat 34 Are 36 Sleep 37 Stilton 38 Spa 39 Old 40 Starter home DOWN: 1 Earl 2 Adam 3 Tinfoil 4 Thrill 5 Elvis 6 Owls 7 Rile 8 Steep 10 Gawky 16 Hoe 18 Two 20 Inn 22 Ewe 24 Varnish 25 Guess 26 Pursue 28 Trend 30 Super 32 Alps 33 Teat 34 Atom 35 Role
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Essid attended a rescue operation at a mock earth tremor in Jebel Jelloud.
Lhasa, Jumada II 13, 1435, Apr 13, 2014, SPA -- A trunk road linking Tibet with neighboring Sichuan Province was blocked by a landslide Sunday morning, after a minor earth tremor hit Nyingchi Region in Tibet.
Some players were also awoken by a shallow earth tremor in the early hours of the morning.
Earthquake' was caused by subsidence ABOUT 20 families were forced to leave their homes in Cleveland Street, Liverton Mines, when an earth tremor caused by mine subsidence struck the village.
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But an investigation carried out by the MoD concluded that the scare was the result of a noisy earth tremor that coincided with a meteor burning up in the atmosphere.