1. The frost last week was a great calamity to the citrus industry.
2. The flood was a major catastrophe.
3. A slight mistake could precipitate a disaster.
4. The hurricane was a great misfortune for many people in the area.
5. The Chrysler fiasco had occurred after thirty years of postwar, scientific management.
6. The forest fire was a catastrophe.
7. The flood in Venice was a major catastrophe.
8. But where proponents see boundless opportunity, critics see a catastrophe in the making.
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9. Rumours were rife that they had met with a terrible disaster and that all were dead.
10. We got our own storya It's called Black Cove Farm: Catastropphe.