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English definition of “epicentre”

epicentre

noun [C] uk UK specialized (US epicenter)   /ˈep.ɪ.sen.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/
the point on the Earth's surface directly above an earthquake or atomic explosionEarthquakes and volcanic eruptions
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