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How to use seismic waves in a sentence
Sound and seismic waves were slow and the flare of atomic explosions couldn't be seen here.Sense of Obligation | Henry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)
In the process of breaking, vibrations called “seismic waves” are generated.
The magnitude of an earthquake, usually expressed by the Richter Scale, is a measure of the amplitude of the seismic waves.
The Santa Cruz mountains suffered little damage from the seismic waves, even though they were close to the epicenter.
Sound and seismic waves were slow, and the flare of atomic explosions couldn't be seen here.Planet of the Damned | Harry Harrison