Meaning seismic wave
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seismic wave


Successive wave-type displacement of rock usually caused by an earthquake.
Source: physicalgeography.net

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A periodic vibrational disturbance in which energy is propagated through or on the surface of a medium without translation of the material. Waves can be differentiated by their frequency, amplitude, w [..]
Source: glossary.oilfield.slb.com

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seismic wave


shock wave of force or pressure that travels through the Earth.
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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A seismic wave is an elastic wave generated by an impulse such as an earthquake or an explosion. Seismic waves may travel either along or near the earth's surface (Rayleigh and Love waves) or thr [..]
Source: earthquake.usgs.gov

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The transfer of energy throughout a celestial object, such as a planet, resulting from an external impact or an internal event. On Earth, seismic waves are generated primarily by earthquakes.
Source: amazingspace.org

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The transfer of energy throughout a celestial object, such as a planet, resulting from an external impact or an internal event. On Earth, seismic waves are generated primarily by earthquakes.
Source: hubblesite.org

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waves generated either by an earthquake or artificially.
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seismic wave


wave of energy that travels through the Earth and away from an earthquake in all directions. seismograph
Source: alanpedia.com

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A wave of energy caused by the sudden movement of rock, as in an earthquake, or by an explosion. Seismic waves travel trough the Earth and are recorded by a seismometer.
Source: dosits.org

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The transfer of energy throughout a celestial object, such as a planet, resulting from an external impact or an internal event. On Earth, seismic waves are generated primarily by earthquakes.
Source: amazing-space.stsci.edu

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a vibration in rock that travels out from the focus of an earthquake in all directions; seismic waves can also be caused by explosions
Source: go.hrw.com

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