Definition of “epicentre” - English Dictionary

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“epicentre” in British English

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epicentrenoun [ C ]

UK specialized US epicenter uk /ˈep.ɪ.sen.tər/ us /ˈep.ə.sen.t̬ɚ/

the point on the earth's surface directly above an earthquake or atomic explosion

(Definition of “epicentre” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)