Subsidence in a Sentence  🔉

Definition of Subsidence

the progression of the ground sinking lower

Examples of Subsidence in a sentence

1. After years of land subsidence, the houses in the back of the neighborhood were now located in a flood zone. 🔉

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

3. “A 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. 🔉

4. Ecologists realized that the depth of Dole Lake increased from 5 ½ feet to 5 ¾ feet deep due to the subsidence of the lake’s floor. 🔉

5. 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. 🔉

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