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The term Tsunami is coined from?
  1. Chinese term
     
  2. Indian term
     
  3. German term
  4. Japanese term
     


Solution

The correct option is D Japanese term
 
A wave generated by an earthquake or volcanic eruption at the bottom of the ocean is called tsunami. ‘Tsunami’ is a Japanese word which means ‘harbour wave’.
 

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