seismometry

noun
seis·​mom·​e·​try | \ sīz-ˈmä-mə-trē How to pronounce seismometry (audio) , sīs- \

Definition of seismometry

: the scientific study of earthquakes

First Known Use of seismometry

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Seismometry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seismometry. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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