Definition of 'subsidence'
Example sentences containing 'subsidence'
Insurers and lenders are cautious of homes where trees are likely to cause subsidence or other damage.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Nationwide said it had found new evidence showing that your claim had been caused by subsidence after all.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It paid for a report from a chartered surveyor who concluded that the cracks were not caused by subsidence.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
One of the main causes of subsidence is planting trees too close to the home in an area of clay soils.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Those who have been affected by mining subsidence over the past century or so will wonder what the fuss is all about.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We've had problems with subsidence from the dig.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You should provide details of what caused the subsidence, how the problem was remedied and what happened subsequently.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I am not surprised your excess increased as insurers commonly bump it up once a claim for subsidence is made.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If anybody is buying a house around here, the first thing they do is have a survey to see if there is mining subsidence.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
After destroying our fields and homes with spoil heaps and mining subsidence, they are now happy to do it in the name of fracking.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He says: 'I was aware that the house had previously suffered from subsidence and that it had been underpinned.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
I reported it to my insurer, and the survey found subsidence caused by a 7ft tree nearby.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Definition of subsidence from the Collins English Dictionary