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"snowfall" in British English

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snowfallnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈsnəʊ.fɔːl/  us   /ˈsnoʊ.fɑːl/
the ​amount of ​snow that ​falls in a ​particulararea during a ​particularperiod, or a ​fall of ​snow: The ​averageannual snowfall for this ​region is about 30 ​centimetres. Heavy snowfalls are ​predicted for ​tonight and ​tomorrow.
(Definition of snowfall from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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snowfallnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsnoʊˌfɔl/
the ​amount of ​snow that ​falls during a ​period of ​time or in a ​place
(Definition of snowfall from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snowfall”
in Chinese (Simplified) 降雪, 降雪量…
in Turkish kar yağması…
in Russian снегопад…
in Chinese (Traditional) 降雪, 降雪量…
in Polish śnieg, opady lub opad śniegu…
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