storm surge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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storm surgenoun [C]

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an ​occasion when a lot of ​water is ​pushed from the ​sea onto the ​land, usually ​caused by a hurricane (= a ​violentstorm with very high ​winds)
(Definition of storm surge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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