Catastrophe

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Catastrophe or catastrophic comes from the Greek κατά (kata) = down; στροφή (strophē) = turning (Greek: καταστροφή). It may refer to:

A general or specific event[edit]

Art, entertainment, and media[edit]

Fictional entities[edit]

Literature[edit]

Music[edit]

Television[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

  • Catastrophe theory, a theory by the French mathematician René Thom and the object of its study

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