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synonyms for epicenter

  • command post
  • focal point
  • headquarters
  • hotbed
  • heart
  • HQ
  • control center
  • core
  • esoteric reality
  • focus
  • ganglion
  • hub
  • inner reality
  • intrinsic reality
  • switchboard
  • vital center
  • vital principle
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How to use epicenter in a sentence

All trips are based out of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the epicenter of Tornado Alley, a swath of land that runs from central Texas to South Dakota and spawns many of the approximately 1,200 events each year.
MY WEEK SHADOWING A TORNADO HUNTER IN OKLAHOMALINDA LOGANSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Complicating matters, Texas is the nation’s epicenter for free-standing emergency rooms that are not connected to hospitals.
A DOCTOR WENT TO HIS OWN EMPLOYER FOR A COVID-19 ANTIBODY TEST. IT COST $10,984.BY MARSHALL ALLENSEPTEMBER 5, 2020PROPUBLICA
France on Wednesday reported 3,776 new infections, the largest daily increase in three months, while Spain—which has re-emerged as an epicenter of the pandemic on the continent—recorded 3,715 new cases, the most since April 23.
EUROPE IS AT A TURNING POINT AS COVID CASES SPIKE, AND FRAGILE GOVERNMENTS FEEL THE HEATBERNHARD WARNERAUGUST 20, 2020FORTUNE
Miami-Dade and Broward Counties remain the pandemic’s epicenter in Florida, with 25 and 12 percent of the state’s total cases respectively.
CORONAVIRUS EXACERBATES DISPARITIES FOR FLORIDIANS WITH HIV/AIDSMICHAEL K. LAVERSAUGUST 19, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Wuhan, once the epicenter of the virus, tested 10 million out of its roughly 11 million population in 19 days in May, using pop-up test sites to take throat swabs and an army of district government staff to contact residents.
HAVES AND HAVE-NOTS: PANDEMIC RECOVERY EXPLODES CHINA’S WEALTH GAPDANIEL MALLOYAUGUST 19, 2020OZY
Zeidan and his partner live more than a mile away from the blast’s epicenter.
BEIRUT EXPLOSION NEARLY DESTROYS LGBTQ GROUP’S OFFICESMICHAEL K. LAVERSAUGUST 10, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
For the past several decades, Silicon Valley has undisputedly been the epicenter of technology innovation.
THE REST OF THE STARTUP WORLD IS CATCHING UP TO SILICON VALLEYWALTER FRICKJULY 17, 2020QUARTZ
The ground motion near the epicenter was so violent that the tops of some trees were snapped off.
EARTHQUAKESKAYE M. SHEDLOCK
The location of an earthquake is commonly described by the geographic position of its epicenter and by its focal depth.
EARTHQUAKESKAYE M. SHEDLOCK
The Santa Cruz mountains suffered little damage from the seismic waves, even though they were close to the epicenter.
EARTHQUAKESKAYE M. SHEDLOCK
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WORDS RELATED TO EPICENTER

  • HQ
  • command post
  • control center
  • core
  • epicenter
  • esoteric reality
  • focal point
  • focus
  • ganglion
  • headquarters
  • heart
  • hotbed
  • hub
  • inner reality
  • intrinsic reality
  • switchboard
  • vital center
  • vital principle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.