exceedance exceedance

Definition(s):

  • (n) (geology) the probability that an earthquake will generate a level of ground motion that exceeds a specified reference level during a given exposure time

News

  • Summer smog-less streak snapped

    With a smog alert Wednesday, this summer’s streak of the longest days without an air quality exceedance ended.
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

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nebulous nebulous
/ˈnɛb jə ləs /