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  • adj. That resists the destructive effects of an earthquake

Etymologies

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From para- +‎ seismic

Examples

  • June of last year proved to be a turning point for the CNIAH when 80 Haitian engineers/architects attended a free, two-week seminar on paraseismic design taught by Professor Patrick Paultre of the University of Sherbrooke, Quebec.

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