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灾变说
Simplified 灾变说
Traditional 災變說
Pin Yin
zai1 bian4 shuo1
English
  • catastrophism (theory that geological changes are brought about by catastrophes such as the biblical flood
Examples:
1. 看来,灾变说是一个极不牢固的理论,涉及到有关事件及其反馈的幅度等严重问题。
It seems catastrophism is an unstable theory with serious problems concerning the magnitude of the event and its repercussions.
2. 在过去的十年里提出了许多支持灾变说的证据。
Much evidence has been produced in the past decade to support catastrophism;
3. 至于那个支持灾变说的铱异常层,则可能是拉拉西亚和冈纳德万喷发时特别强大的火山作用的产物。
The iridium layer commonly used to support catastrophism fits into this theory as evidence for the extreme volcanism that would have been produced by the eruption of Larasia and Gondwana.