from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to seismography; connected with or furnished by the seismograph: as, seismographic records, observations, studies, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a seismograph; indicated by a seismograph.

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  • adjective Relating to seismography and seismology.


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