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Wind and weather conditions on the lakes can form a massive, dangerous wave known as a seiche, which will oscillate back and forth across the lake for hours or days.
Lake Erie is particularly known for seiches, which have breached sea walls, caused flooding, and even caused fatalities in the past.
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Origin and Etymology of seiche
First Known Use: circa 1839See Words from the same year
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