aseismic

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aseismic

[ā′sīz·mik]
(geophysics)
Not subject to the occurrence or destructive effects of earthquakes.
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Higher average slip rate (14mm/year) of Salt Range Thrust with contrasting low frequency of micro-seismicity indicates that mainly aseismic creep is ongoing along Salt Range Thrust (Leathers, 1987).