Definition of epicentrum in English:

epicentrum

noun

Seismology
  • The point on the earth's surface that overlies the subterranean focus of an earthquake.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Examiner. From German Epicentrum from Epi- + Centrum.

Pronunciation

epicentrum

/ˌɛpɪˈsɛntrəm/