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an occurrence inflicting widespread destruction and distress

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a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune

an act that has disastrous consequences

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Warning that 75 per cent of the world's fish stocks were either fully exploited or overfished, he added: 'There's little time left to halt what will be a major global catastrophe for the world's growing population.
Warning that 75% of the world's fish stocks were either fully exploited or over-fished, he added, 'There's little time left to halt what will be a major global catastrophe for the world's growing population.
Initial calculation show the twokilometre wide object could cause global catastrophe if it hit our planet on February 1, 2019.
In, alas, the last of the series, the gangly irrepressible Louis pitches up in Idaho, home to a growing number of right-wing nutters and militia junkies readying themselves for what they believe is inevitable global catastrophe.
This is the size of the object we feel could be responsible for global catastrophe,'' she said.
The recent spike in global catastrophe activity, along with increased conservatism in catastrophe models, appears to have changed many primary companies' perception of risk, particularly in the United States.
To view the full Impact Forecasting July 2015 Global Catastrophe Recap report, please follow the link:
As part of the new platform, we now have specific claim expertise to manage global catastrophe claims, as well.
The creature, called Eritherium azzouzorum, bolsters the case that whole new orders of mammals were already around less than 6 million years after global catastrophe ended the age of reptiles some 65.
Just days ago former World Bank economist Sir Nicholas Stern predicted global catastrophe from rising temperatures unless the world acts now.
In a keynote speech on Tuesday, Tony Blair warned of the imminent global catastrophe we faced unless urgent international action was taken to tackle global warming.
One of the adverts played on the threat of global catastrophe in the shape of a 2kmwide asteroid.
8 miles across, big enough to cause a global catastrophe.
Elevated global catastrophe activity and increasingly conservative cat models have rewritten the risk equation, especially for U.
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