natural disaster


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natural disaster

An emergency situation posing significant danger to life and property that results from a natural cause. See also domestic.
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He gazed down at her for a moment with a sombre stare, as one looks at ruins, at the devastation of some natural disaster.
Confronting natural disasters: an International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction.
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She's shattered the glass ceiling for women in meteorology, but admits here first, she's the one natural disaster she couldn't have forecast.
More than nine million Australians have been impacted by a natural disaster or extreme weather event over the last 30 years.
LAHORE -- The Department of Environmental Sciences of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) observed 'International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction' here on Thursday in City Campus Lahore.
In the paper, a severe disaster is defined as a natural disaster that caused 10 or more deaths.
Since 2000, the RCF, RFI, and their predecessor instruments have provided financing following 27 natural disaster events.
Twenty-four selections from the WIT electronic library survey different methods for mitigating and managing natural disasters, evaluate natural disaster risks and weaknesses in specific geographic areas, and describe the natural disaster detection systems and response plans in place in several countries.
When a natural disaster is on its way, the first thing haulers and municipal solid waste (MSW) departments do is put safety first.
He said this while addressing to a ceremony celebrating Natural Disaster Awareness Day at TMA Charsadda Hall here on Monday.
Donges explained to DW that when a natural disaster hits, the chances for a conflict to happen are directly increased mainly due to significant economic impacts.

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