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    • a cataclysm resulting from a destructive sea wave caused by an earthquake or volcanic eruption
    "a colossal tsunami destroyed the Minoan civilization in minutes"



    1. The tsunami alert was cancelled.
    2. There's going to be a tsunami!
    3. The coast was warned against a tsunami.
    4. Her recurrent nightmare involved a tsunami.
    5. A tsunami is coming, so please be on the alert.
    6. The earthquake caused a tsunami of immense size.
    7. There was an earthquake and, in addition, there was a tsunami.
    8. You need not worry about the tsunami due to this earthquake.
    9. An earthquake, 8.9 on the Richter scale, hits Japan and causes a massive tsunami.
    10. During the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, the height of the tsunami waves reached up to 37.9 meters.
    11. It is expected that the tsunami surge will be ten meters or less.
    12. During the Golden Week holidays, many volunteers went to the quake and tsunami-hit areas in Tohoku.
    13. War is not a natural disaster like an earthquake or a tsunami. It does not come without warning.
    14. During the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake, the height of the tsunami waves reached up to 37.9 meters.
    15. It is said that several victims of the tsunami think that the devestation they saw was the kind that made you cover your eyes.