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torrid

adjective (WEATHER)    /ˈtɒr.ɪd/ US  /ˈtɔːr.ɪd/ formal
extremely hot : the torrid heat of August Hot and heatSultriness and humidity
(Definition of torrid adjective (WEATHER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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