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seismography

[sahyz-mog-ruh-fee, sahys-] /saɪzˈmɒg rə fi, saɪs-/
noun
1.
the scientific measuring and recording of the shock and vibrations of earthquakes.
Origin of seismography
1860-1865
1860-65; seismo- + -graphy
Related forms
seismographer, noun
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