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decisive victory

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landslip

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an overwhelming electoral victory

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a slide of a large mass of dirt and rock down a mountain or cliff

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Police said 15 people were injured and another five were still missing after the apartment block caved in amid reports of a rock slide
The search for survivors was hampered when a second rock slide hit the crumpled building.
While the parks service hasn't documented one crossing the 101, there were reports of a bear in the Calabasas area three years ago, and about two years ago the body of a bear was found in the Santa Monica Mountains, where it had been hit by a rock slide.
It might have been a rock slide, because also part of the bedrock was involved; the bedrock fell on the talus and piled it up into a rampart.
The rock slide that closed the main route through the Cascade Mountains reportedly happened over the weekend (5-6 November) and the airline said that it wanted to aid people in getting home by reducing the walk-up fares.
The woods and rock slide habitats differed significantly in amount and type of vegetation and cover available (Table 1).
Summary: The death toll from a massive rock slide that buried a shanty town climbed to at least 47 on Monday, a security official said.
TWENTY-FOUR people were killed and 35 injured when a rock slide buried a shanty town in Egypt yesterday.
FIVE people were feared dead after a rock slide demolished a block of Norwegian flats as its residents slept.
Emergency officials said there were no immediate reports of major damage or injuries, although a small rock slide hit state Highway 38 near Yucaipa.
The group has already acquired five stallions, among them Rock Slide, a brother to Farish's star colt Mineshaft, who was retired last week to Lane's End, where he will command a fee of $100,000.
A 37-year-old woman identified as Yeh Mei-ying was buried under a rock slide triggered by the quake while walking by the side of the cross-island highway linking Taiwan's western and eastern coasts through mountainous terrain.
Small Business Administration is reminding businesses in Tennessee that Economic Injury Disaster Loans are still available to small businesses and non-profit organizations of all sizes affected by the rock slide on U.
a steep slope failure and rock slide partially dislodged the root structure of a large western red cedar causing the tree to tip into and come to rest leaning into another large western red cedar.
com/story/34139470/58-earthquake-rocks-northern-nevada%22) rock slide on a nearby highway.