/ epəsentər /
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(Alternate spelling: epicentre).
The point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake; SYN. epicentre.
The point on the Earth’s surface immediately above the seismic focus of an earthquake. Most damage usually takes place at an earthquake’s epicenter. The term sometimes refers to a point directly above or below a nuclear explosion (“at ground zero”).