Subsidence in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Subsidence

the progression of the ground sinking lower

Examples of Subsidence in a sentence

After years of land subsidence, the houses in the back of the neighborhood were now located in a flood zone.  πŸ”Š

The famous Italian structure’s subsidence on one side resulted in it becoming known as the Leaning Tower of Pisa.  πŸ”Š

β€œA giant sinkhole opened up near Lakewood Subdivision angering residents nearby since the city already knew of the subsidence occurring for the past few months,” the news reporter stated.  πŸ”Š

Ecologists realized that the depth of Dole Lake increased from 5 Β½ feet to 5 ΒΎ feet deep due to the subsidence of the lake’s floor.  πŸ”Š

Due to the subsidence on the left side of the church building, the house contractor decided to drop the right side in order to make the church level.  πŸ”Š

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