A tsunami (plural: tsunamis or tsunami; from Japanese: 津波, lit. "harbor wave";
English pronunciation: /tsuːˈnɑːmi/) , also known as a seismic sea wave, is a
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A tsunami can travel through the ocean at the speed of a commercial jet. ... After
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An earthquake in the Indian Ocean off Indonesia in December 2004 caused a
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normally have the appearance of a fast-rising and fast-receding flood. Occasionally, tsunamis
can form walls of water, known as tsunami
bores, when the waves are high enough and the shoreline configuration is appropriate.
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