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landslide victory

a victory by a large margin; a very substantial victory, particularly in an election. The mayor won a landslide victory in the election. The younger candidate won a landslide victory in the presidential election.
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Reminding the landslide which took place in the same area last year, Orhan GE-r said Municipality officials came and investigated but there had taken any preventive measures at the neighborhood.
A boat, house and SUV caught in the path of a landslide.
2003)] classification endow with an important quantity of information about a landslide factors and changeability of data.
The landslide occurred around 7:30 am (0200 GMT) following heavy
Creating intelligence layer: This layer consists of landslide maps and drawings as the dependent variable and slope, slope orientation, land use, lithology, distance to faults, climatic variables (including rainfall, temperature fluctuations and frost days), distance from roads, and the distance from the settlements, are the independent variables.
The last fatal landslide in Oregon was in February 1999, according to the geology department, when two timber workers were killed southeast of Florence.
He said the landslide that occurred in Hajja killed a man as well as his son and a three-year old girl.
In the year 2002 more public attention was paid to landslide processes in Latvia, because a heavy landslide occurred in the Turaida Castle mound.
In a similar incident in January 2010, at least 19 people were killed in a landslide near Attabad village adjacent to Hunza, which is about 120 kilometres from Gilgit.
Beijing, July 11 (BNA) - Twelve people have been confirmed dead in a landslide in southwest China's Sichuan Province, local authorities said on Thursday.
The researchers said that the new database, the Durham Fatal Landslide Database (DFLD), can help policymakers to prioritise areas for action to manage hazards and to lessen the risks to human populations living in hotspot regions.
A landslide has struck three villages and killed at least 18 people in Budada, an eastern district of Uganda.
AS many as 100 people are feared dead in an earthquake and landslide that buried more than 20 houses in northern Afghanistan.
Such changes may indicate landslide activity upstream, and indicate a need to quickly move away from the area.
Rescuers searching for 11 people missing after their homes were buried by a landslide in southern Mexico have recovered four bodies, hours after at least 12 others died in a separate landslide in a neighbouring state.