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English definition of “waterspout”

waterspout

noun [C]     /ˈwɔː.tə.spaʊt/ US  /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ-/ mainly US
a tornado (= violently spinning column of air) filled with water that forms over the seaStormy weatherWind and winds
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