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lightning

noun [U] uk   /ˈlaɪt.nɪŋ/ us  
B1 a flash of bright light in the sky that is produced by electricity moving between clouds or from clouds to the ground: thunder and lightning a flash/bolt of lightning That tree was struck by lightning. She changed her clothes with lightning speed (= extremely quickly).
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Traducciones de “lightning”
en coreano 번개…
en árabe بَرْق…
en francés éclair, foudre…
en turco şimşek, yıldırım…
en italiano lampi, fulmini…
en chino (tradicionál) 閃電…
en ruso молния…
en polaco błyskawica, piorun…
en español rayo, relámpago…
en portugués relâmpagos, raios…
en alemán der Blitz…
en catalán llamp, llampec…
en japonés 稲妻…
en chino (simplificado) 闪电…
(Definition of lightning from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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