megatsunami

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

mega- +‎ tsunami.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: mega-tso͞o-nä'mi, IPA(key): /mɛɡə-tsuːˈnɑːmi/
  • enPR: mega-so͞o-nä'mi, IPA(key): /mɛɡə-suːˈnɑːmi/

Noun[edit]

megatsunami (plural megatsunamis or megatsunami)

  1. (informal, often used by journalists) A very large tsunami.
  2. A tsunami caused by an avalanche or landslide falling into an enclosed body water, causing very high water levels, that washes onto land.

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Noun[edit]

megatsunami m (plural megatsunamis)

  1. megatsunami (a very large tsunami)