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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 explosion
Translations of “epicentre”
in Spanish epicentro…
in Chinese (Traditional) (地震)震央, (原子彈爆炸的)中心,爆炸點…
in Chinese (Simplified) (地震)震中, (原子弹爆炸的)中心,爆炸点…
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