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typhoon

noun [C]  us   /tɑɪˈfun/
a type of violent storm with strong circular winds that happens esp. in the Pacific Ocean
Translations of “typhoon”
in Arabic إعصار…
in Korean 태풍…
in Malaysian taufan…
in French typhon…
in Turkish tayfun…
in Italian tifone…
in Chinese (Traditional) (西太平洋面的)颱風…
in Russian тайфун…
in Polish tajfun…
in Vietnamese bão to…
in Spanish tifón…
in Portuguese tufão…
in Thai พายุไต้ฝุ่น…
in German der Taifun…
in Catalan tifó…
in Japanese 台風…
in Indonesian topan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (西太平洋面的)台风…
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