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snowstorm

noun [C] uk   /ˈsnəʊ.stɔːm/ us    /ˈsnoʊ.stɔːrm/
a heavy fall of snow that is blown by strong winds
Translations of “snowstorm”
in Korean 눈보라…
in Arabic عاصِفة ثَلجِيّة…
in Portuguese nevasca, tempestade de neve…
in Catalan tempesta de neu…
in Japanese ふぶき…
in Italian tempesta di neve…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴風雪…
in Russian снежная буря, вьюга…
in Turkish kar fırtınası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴风雪…
in Polish śnieżyca, zamieć…
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