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English definition of “flurry”

flurry

noun [C]    /ˈflɜr·i, ˈflʌr·i/
a sudden light fall of snow , blown in different directions by the wind : Heavy snow will be tapering off to flurries in the morning . A flurry is also a lot of sudden activity : There was a flurry of excitement as the president walked in.
(Definition of flurry noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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