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tsunamis

Definition/Scope: A very large ocean wave caused by an underwater earthquake or volcanic eruption.



Used For:

earthquake sea waves
seismic sea waves
seismic surges
tidal waves

Broader Terms:

environmental emergencies
ocean waves

Narrower Terms:

Indian Ocean tsunamis

Related Terms:

hurricanes
landslides
undersea earthquakes
volcanic eruptions


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