Quake

(redirected from quakes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms.
Related to quakes: Earthquakes

Quake

A string-oriented language designed to support the construction of Modula-3 programs from modules, interfaces and libraries. Written by Stephen Harrison of DEC SRC, 1993.
This article is provided by FOLDOC - Free Online Dictionary of Computing (foldoc.org)

What does it mean when you dream about a quake?

Tumultuous movements or quaking in a dream may indicate inner turmoil and upset in the dreamer’s life that needs to be addressed. The dreamer may be repressing anxiety and need to change conditions to alleviate it.

The Dream Encyclopedia, Second Edition © 2009 Visible Ink Press®. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Looking ahead, scientists are trying to predict when the next major quake will occur.
In 1994, a powerful quake caused $20 billion of damage and killed 58 people in the Los Angeles area.
It's this kind of authoritative knowledge that has earned Hutton the nickname "that earthquake lady." In fact, ever since the Northridge quake rocked the Los Angeles area, Hutton has been a local celebrity.
This was followed by another 3.0 magnitude quake at 1:19 a.m.
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said the quake has a depth of focus of 20 kilometers.
The quake hit at 10:40 a.m., an advantageous time when everyone was up and many were outside.
The quake was centered near the town of Esmeraldas, northwest of the capital, Quito, at a depth of about 35 km (22 miles), the USGS said.
Bukidnon's quakes, three of which were foreshocks, were due to a local fault that caused temblors from "time to time", said Solidum.
The epicenter of the quake was located in an area 46.8 degrees in longitude and 38.4 degrees in latitude.
When an earthquake jolted Miyako Island, Okinawa Prefecture, and its vicinity on April 28, the agency announced a quake intensity warning for the first time since its introduction last October but the warning was not issued before the arrival of the quake's principal motion.
If the magnitude-7.9 quake that hit San Francisco on April 18, 1906, occurred in the same place today, it would rank as the United States' costliest natural disaster--with the possible exception of the Dust Bowl of the 1930s, says Vranes.
The quake triggered a tsunami, or a series of powerful ocean waves, that flooded the coastline of a dozen countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia, and parts of East Africa.