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icequake

[ahys-kweyk] /ˈaɪsˌkweɪk/
noun
1.
a disturbance, especially a vibration or series of vibrations, caused by the breaking up of large ice masses.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; ice + (earth)quake
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