As nouns the difference between subsidence and landslip
is that subsidence
is the process of becoming less active or severe while landslip
is the sliding of a mass of land down a slope or cliff; a landslide.
The process of becoming less active or severe
* Bishop Warburton
A sinking of something to a lower level, especially of part of the surface of the Earth due to underground excavation or seismic activity or groundwater depletion
- The subdual or subsidence of the more violent passions.
The sliding of a mass of land down a slope or cliff; a landslide