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seismologynoun [U]

uk   /saɪzˈmɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /-ˈmɑː.lə-/ specialized
the ​scientificstudy of the ​sudden, ​violentmovements of the ​earthconnected with earthquakes
noun [C] uk   us   /-dʒɪst/
(Definition of seismology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seismology”
in Chinese (Simplified) 地震学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地震學…
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