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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A waterspout; a hurricane.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A waterspout; a hurricane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hurricane.
  • n. A waterspout.


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