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Flashcards in Natural disasters Deck (59):
1

giant

massive

2

ful grozn ful

devastating

3

zgoditi se

to occur

4

delitev

division

5

potovati s hitrostjo

travel at the speed of

6

gone off, stopped

dissipating

7

pridobiti

attain

8

prevec

excessively

9

zadeti

to hit
to struck

10

neznacilen

insignificant

11

oznaciti

characterized

12

koncati

terminate

13

odskodnina

insurance claims

14

podtaknjen pozar

arson

15

onesnazevanje

pollution

16

hud resen tezek

severe

17

osvoboditi

unleash

18

nauciti

instruct

19

obalni

coastal

20

v casovnem zaporedju

chronological

21

domnevno

arguably

22

nadomestiti

supplant

23

oceniti

estimate

24

napoved

forecast
prediction

25

prispevati

contribute

26

stevilo smrti

death toll
number of casualities

27

nastaviti mino

to plant a mine

28

drsenje tal

landslide

29

zled

frost

30

poplave

floods

31

prevec vode

expanse of water

32

voda potopi kopno

submerges the land

33

dotok

inflow

34

padavine

precipitations

35

plaz

avalanche

36

topnistvo

artillery fire

37

toca

hailstorms

38

vrocinski val

heat wave

39

podaljsano

prolonged

40

ogenj

wild fire

41

susa

drought

42

malomarnost

negligence

43

podezeljski

rural

44

potres

earthquake

45

center potresa

focus

46

popotresni

after shock

47

vulkanski izbruh

volcanic eruption

48

fast moving gas and rocks

pyroclastic flow

49

speci vulkan

dormant sleeping

50

mrtvi vulkan

extinct death vulcanoe

51

cunamij

tsunamis

52

snezni metez

blizzard

53

vidnost

visibility

54

ciklon

cyclonic storms

55

hurikan

hurricane

56

tajfun

typhoon

57

vlaga

moisture
humidity

58

liquid to gas

evaporation

59

something extremely dangerous

hazard