from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The scientific study and recording of earthquakes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The numerical or spatial measurement of earthquakes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The mensuration of such phenomena of earthquakes as can be expressed in numbers, or by their relation to the co├Ârdinates of space.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The theory and use of the seismometer; more generally, the scientific study of earthquake phenomena by the aid of observations made either with or without the use of seismometric instruments.


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