Asian vocabulary

Natural Disasters

Tsunami

A giant wave, normally produced by a sea quake or a volcano erupting under the sea (called a seismic sea wave)
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Monsoons

A strong wind that occurs mostly in south Asia, bringing in the rain to water most farmers crops. Most of the rain most of the rain comes from northeast, around winter.
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Earthquakes

A shake in the earth's lithosphere, caused by the release built up pressure inside the rocks along fault lines. An aftershocks normally occurs after.
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