landslide

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Related to earthflow: mudflow, Debris flow, Debris avalanche

landslide

(Avalanche), noun accident, adversity, affliction, bad luck, calamity, casualty, catastrophe, disaster, emergency, hardship, infliction, misery, ravage, tragedy, trouble
Associated concepts: catastrophe insurance

landslide

(Overwhelming support), noun conclusive, decisive, large, lopsided, many, overwhelming
Associated concepts: landslide political victory
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The Pohangina 2 site showed an earthflow form of erosion as opposed to the slip of Pohangina 1 (Eyles 1983).
In other areas of Atlantic Canada, earthflows affect transportation routes and involve movement of saturated sediment during spring thaw.