Adjective(1) subject to or caused by an earthquake or earth vibration
(1) The region experiences a high rate of seismic activity, making it susceptible to earthquake damage.(2) Area vulcanologists said seismic activity remained at stable, non-threatening levels.(3) For this to happen it will take a cultural change of seismic proportions.(4) Reading some of the editorials you would think it was an event of seismic proportions.(5) In 1994, Tolstoy and her team deployed equipment on the ocean floor to record both seismic activity and tides.(6) The analysis concerns the seismic activity occurring during 1874-1913.(7) One boon was a new awareness of the extent to which seismic activity affects Yellowstone's geothermal features.(8) Thus, recognition and mapping of the Hardangerfjord Shear Zone in the North Sea requires deep seismic data.(9) Before the wells were dug, surveys and seismic testing had to be undertaken using sonar equipment, to find the best site for digging.(10) Evaluation of the new seismic data from Bulgaria had yielded very interesting results, he said.(11) The center said there were 43 mudslides, most of them located in Nantou County, where the seismic activity has made the county prone to mudflows.(12) By the 1980s, many other countries were funding the collection of deep seismic reflection data for academic research.(13) The Government has already identified areas that are vulnerable to earthquake based on seismic activity.(14) The petroleum industry in particular invested heavily in these advances, being largely concerned with seismic surveying.(15) Intermediate and long-term predictions on timescales of between 1 and 100 years are generally based on past records of seismic activity.(16) The seismic activity on the volcano is not changing at all while these emissions are taking place.
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