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decisive victory

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landslip

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Synonyms for landslide

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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Many landslide zones exist in Lerik and Yardimli regions, on Shamakhi Road, and in the Absheron Peninsula.
Laput cited the post geohazard assessment conducted in Biliran on December 28, 2017, showed that the landslides were caused by, among others, intensely weathered, fractured and altered volcanic rocks with clay materials underlying the areas, continuous heavy rainfall brought about by tropical storm Urduja which loosened the topsoil with boulders and uprooted the trees, slope gradients of approximately more than 45% which is considered very high based on established MGB Landslide Susceptibility Rating parameter and presence of points of weaknesses along roadcuts, riverbank portions and sloping mountainous areas.
But, it was the landslide that moved huge mass of rock, debris, or earth down the slopes that perpetuated the disaster.
He said the two had been buried in the landslide triggered by Tropical Storm Urduja and rescue teams had trouble finding them.
The report, released late afternoon on December 18, showed 14 bodies were retrieved from the landslide site in Barangay Lucsoon in Naval, Biliran.
The Landslide test platform accelerates validation testing by emulating an unmatched, comprehensive set of core network functions, base stations and mobile devices.
New Delhi [India], August 14 ( ANI ): President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday condoled the loss of lives in the devastating landslide that hit Himachal Pradesh's Mandi on Saturday.
The landslide that smashed the village also blocked a two-kilometer section of a river course, China's (http://news.
by PTI An aerial view showing the town half-submerged in floodwaters following landslides triggered by heavy rain in Khagrachari, Bangladesh, in this still frame taken from video on June 13, 2017.
The landslide in Manizales, capital of Caldas province west of Bogota, followed a similar disaster in Mocoa, Putumayo earlier this month that killed more than 320 people and displaced thousands from their homes.
Absolute vulnerability of the buildings was multiplied with landslide spatial probability to derive the total loss for different return-period scenarios and shown in a risk curve.
TWELVE people have been killed and about 50 others injured in a landslide in a jade mining area of northern Burma, witnesses said.
To achieve this, in the areas of landslide geodetic measurements are carried out with the use of different technologies and instruments (Wasowski and Bovenga, 2015; Ramesh, 2014; Gili et al.
On March 13, a landslide on Highway 36 in the Coast Range west of Triangle Lake closed the road for eight days.
Spatial zonation of landslide occurrences, also known as landslide susceptibility mapping, aims to differentiate a land surface into homogeneous areas according to their degree of failure caused by mass movement at specific locations [2].