seaquake

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sea +‎ quake

NounEdit

seaquake (plural seaquakes)

  1. A hydrostatic pressure disturbance caused by an earthquake or volcano in the seabed.[1]

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Underwater Disturbances, Science and the Sea. Washington, U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office (link)
2. “seaquake” in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press.