accelerogram

noun ac·cel·ero·gram \ ik-ˈse-lə-rə-ˌgram , ak- \

Definition of accelerogram

plural accelerograms
geology
:a record of an earthquake generated by an accelerograph
  • At present, existing accelerograms are being studied by several groups in an effort to extract as much information as possible concerning source mechanisms and wave propagation close to faults.
  • —David M. BooreGeotimesJanuary 1975

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Origin and Etymology of accelerogram

accelero- (as inaccelerograph) +-gram


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