What is the difference between terremoto and sisma ?

11 Sep 2017

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What is the difference between terremoto and sisma?
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Is the etymology different between these two?

L'etimologia è diversa tra questi due?


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When I was looking into the Italian earthquake on the Internet, I felt that the media used "terremoto" frequently.

Quando guardavo il terremoto italiano su Internet, ho sentito che i media utilizzavano spesso "terremoto".

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