seaquake

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sea +‎ quake

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

seaquake (plural seaquakes)

  1. A hydrostatic pressure disturbance caused by an earthquake or volcano in the seabed.[1]

Translations[edit]

  1. ^ Underwater Disturbances, Science and the Sea. Washington, U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office (link)