Noun(1) a tremor (or one of a series of tremors
(1) These maps graphically illustrate the change in earthquake probability during aftershock and possible foreshock sequences.(2) He was almost knocked over by the aftershock that followed, but he kept his ground as dust blasted by at hurricane speeds.(3) Yesterday, we had a tremor that they said was an aftershock from a big earthquake that devastated Turkey.(4) The quake, measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale, was followed by an aftershock measuring 5.5.(5) Was there a new earthquake or an aftershock , which possibly could be triggering more tsunami waves?(6) Some families fled their homes fearing aftershocks , and roads and phone lines were cut off.(7) It was followed by four aftershocks , one of which almost matched the intensity of the first quake, registering 5.2 on the Richter scale.(8) He was referring to the aftershocks that invariably follow a large temblor, or main shock.(9) The earthquake was followed by alarming aftershocks up to seven hours later and officials warned of more to come.(10) From time to time aftershocks of the earthquake shook the ground, and could even be felt on board ship, seeming to those on board that depth charges were being exploded in the sea.(11) Seismologists said aftershocks powerful enough to cause heavy damage in the northern region were now highly possible.(12) There is shock and bewilderment in surrounding mountain villages too, where the earthquake and subsequent aftershocks have caused landslides.(13) The quake occurred more than 10 kilometres deep and was followed by powerful aftershocks .(14) Eventually these gaps are filled by large earthquakes and their aftershocks .(15) Six additional aftershocks were recorded throughout the next day.(16) Experts say more aftershocks are possible, but they are unlikely to be strong enough to cause more serious damage.
(1) aftershock :: aftershock
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