- \\ˈbathə̇ˌsīzəm\ noun
Etymology: bathy- + -seism: an earthquake of deep origin recordable at seismographic stations the world over
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bathyseism — bathy·seism … English syllables
bathyseism — n. earthquake taking place at great depth … Dictionary of difficult words
bathy- — combining form Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek, from bathys deep; akin to Welsh boddi to drown, Sanskrit gāhate he dives into 1. : deep bathyseism … Useful english dictionary