earthshock

noun

Definition of earthshock

: an earthquake especially when sharply localized the earthshock following a heavy explosion

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First Known Use of earthshock

1816, in the meaning defined above

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“Earthshock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/earthshock. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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