Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An earthquake.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete An earthquake.

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  • noun obsolete An earthquake.

Etymologies

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Old French terremote, terremoete, from Latin terra the earth + movere, motum, to move.

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