brontide

noun
bron·tide | \ˈbrän‧ˌtīd\
plural -s

Definition of brontide 

: a low muffled sound like distant thunder heard in certain seismic regions especially along seacoasts and over lakes and thought to be caused by feeble earth tremors

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History and Etymology for brontide

irregular from bront-

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