or co·seis·mic

[koh-sahyz-muh l, -sahys-]


of, relating to, or being in a line, curve, etc., connecting or comprising points on the earth's surface at which an earthquake wave arrives simultaneously.

Origin of coseismal

First recorded in 1850–55; co- + seismal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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of or designating points at which earthquake waves are felt at the same time
(of a line on a map) connecting such points


such a line on a map
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