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大地震, おおじしん, だいじしん

  • ōjishin,daijishin

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • major earthquake

Examples of 大地震,おおじしん,だいじしん in a Sentence

The news says that there was a big earthquake in Greece.
We may have a very severe earthquake any moment now.
昨夜大地震あった
There was a big earthquake last night.
今年メキシコ大地震あった
A great earthquake hit Mexico this fall.
Just as he was going out, there was a great earthquake.
It is said that there will be a big earthquake in the near future.
You should stockpile necessary supplies in case of a big earthquake.
大地震東京破壊したのは1920年代ことだった
It was in the 1920s that a big earthquake destroyed Tokyo.
According to today's paper, there was a big earthquake in Chile yesterday.
If there is a big earthquake, the alarm will sound.

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