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noun [C] uk   /taɪˈfuːn/ us  
a violent wind that has a circular movement, found in the West Pacific Ocean: The 169,000-ton vessel went down during a typhoon in the South China Sea.Stormy weatherWind and windsWind and windsStormy weather
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