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exceedance meaning and definition

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Definition of exceedance (noun)

  1. (geology) the probability that an earthquake will generate a level of ground motion that exceeds a specified reference level during a given exposure time
    • "the concept of exceedance can be applied to any type of environmental risk modeling"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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