hypocenter

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noun hy·po·cen·ter \ ˈhī-pə-ˌsen-tər \

Definition of hypocenter

1 :the focus of an earthquake — compare epicenter 1
2 :the point on the earth's surface directly below the center of a nuclear bomb explosion

hypocentral

play \ˌhī-pə-ˈsen-trəl\ adjective

First Known Use of hypocenter

1905


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