from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The central area of a storm, especially the point of lowest barometric pressure within a storm.
  • noun A center of trouble, disturbance, or argument.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The position of lowest pressure in a cyclonic storm.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the central area or place of lowest barometric pressure within a storm
  • noun a center of trouble or disturbance


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