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  • adv. In a seismic manner

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Examples

  • And even having seen a lot of the construction there, including buildings under construction over the last six or eight months in Haiti, the construction that is multistory is not being built even close to anything that we in the United States would call seismically - resistant standards.

    CNN Transcript Jan 12, 2010

  • We played back the calls seismically once every minute over the course of three minutes, and then we watched responses over the next five minutes: vigilant behaviors such as freezing, scanning, smelling, foot lifting, and vocalizing.

    The Elephant's Secret Sense

  • Monday's quake occurred near the meeting point of two major fault lines, which geologists described as a seismically unstable triangle.

    WIBW - HomePage - Headlines

  • The V-Wagon is utterly, cosmically and seismically wrong , a filthy, shameful ogre of torque that bellows and sets alight thatched roofs as it drives by — Caliban with pushrods.

    Cadillac's Insane, Unnecessary, Awesome Wagon

  • I was raised in California which has a lot of quakes, and I spent the last half of my life in Alaska which is the most seismically active state in The US, earthquakes are at least a weekly event up there, so earthquakes are not unusual or terrifying for me.

    Ahora, encima de todo

  • Today the Northwest seems seismically calm, but in reality the fault could let go again at any moment.

    Jeff Wise: Could a Sendai-Sized Quake Hit the US?

  • The Vanuatu archipelago is located on the so-called "Ring of Fire," one of the most seismically active regions in the world.

    Magnitude 7.5 quake hits Vanuatu in Pacific: USGS

  • The quakes occurred in a seismically active area near a large fault beneath the Mediterranean Sea where the European and African continents brush past each other, USGS seismologist Julie Dutton told the AP.

    Two Quakes in Spain Cause Major Damage

  • The quakes occurred in a seismically active area near a large fault beneath the Mediterranean Sea where the European and African continents brush past each other, USGS seismologist Julie Dutton said.

    Quakes in Spain kill 10, injure dozens

  • But it's in the wrong place, seismically and bureaucratically.

    Japan earthquake is a seismic curveball

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  • "Grab that Irishman!", yelled Tom, seismically.

    December 12, 2007