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cyclone

noun [C] uk   /ˈsaɪ.kləʊn/  us   /-kloʊn/
a violent tropical storm or wind in which the air moves very fast in a circular direction
Translations of “cyclone”
in Arabic إعصار…
in Korean 사이클론…
in Malaysian siklon…
in French cyclone…
in Turkish kasırga, hortum, siklon…
in Italian ciclone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 旋風, 氣旋, 龍捲風…
in Russian циклон…
in Polish cyklon…
in Vietnamese gió xoáy…
in Spanish ciclón…
in Portuguese ciclone…
in Thai พายุหมุนไซโคลน…
in German der Zyklon…
in Catalan cicló…
in Japanese サイクロン(インド洋の熱帯低気圧)…
in Indonesian badai…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旋风, 气旋, 龙卷风…
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