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Synonyms for landslip

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

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Wet weather has previously caused landslips on the road, blocking access to Nambucca Heads for the almost 8,000 vehicles which use this road every day, Mr Truss said.
RAIL links between Birmingham and London decimated by a 350,000 tonne landslip early this year will soon be back to normal after it was announced that work to repair the site in Warwickshire will be completed three weeks early.
e railway between Leamington and Banbury has been shut since the end of January following a 350,000 tonne landslip near Harbury, a few miles south of Leamington.
Police Scotland said 15 cars had become trapped between the two landslips but no-one was in any danger.
Further flooding and landslips have now cut off all rail links to Devon and Cornwall.
The death toll due to floods and landslips has mounted to 822 with 127 more bodies recovered from Kedarnath, officials said.
New Delhi: Monsoon rains wreaked fresh havoc in northern India leading to flash floods, cloudbursts and landslips as the toll climbed to 81 and hundreds of pilgrims bound for Himalayan shrines remained stranded.
A CITY'S footpaths are to close as investigations into landslips continue.
Meanwhile, two other less serious landslips have occurred in the Rothbury area since the Crag End incident.
However, continuous heavy rain has caused landslips and erosion that has led to the closure of several sections of the path for safety reasons.
A series of landslips over the past two months have dislodged banks of earth containing human remains from graves at St Mary's in Whitby, North Yorkshire - a church with connections to the Dracula story.
St Mary's in Whitby, North Yorkshire, where a series of landslips over the past two months have dislodged banks of earth containing human remains from graves, as its graveyard continues to disappear down the surrounding cliffs
The east coast link between Edinburgh and London had been blocked by landslips but reopened on Friday.
The authority closed the road and put diversions in place after receiving expert advice, warning that there could have been further landslips in the area.
Wet weather and rising water levels forced Aberdeenshire Council to issue the evacuation alert leaflet after recent minor landslips.