Definition of 'cyclone'
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Bangladesh has the worst record of cyclone storm surges in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There has been no trend in tropical cyclone intensity or frequency worldwide. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Miners with interests in Australia were also unsettled by the potential disruption to production from a tropical cyclone in the northwest of the country. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Elsewhere, residents complained the country's leaders were slow to help cyclone victims. The Sun (2008)In November 1970 a cyclone and storm surge killed more than half a million people. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The government said the cyclone and floods had damaged more than 300,000 homes in almost 17,000 villages. Times, Sunday Times (2013)ONLINE You can help cyclone victims by on to: w w w. The Sun (2008)Part of the reason is that the tropical cyclone that battered Bangladesh and northeast India last week drained much of the energy from the advancing monsoon. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Get it wrong and you could be landing in the middle of a tropical cyclone or find out you've paid over the odds as it's peak season. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'cyclone'
British English: cyclone /ˈsaɪkləʊn/ NOUN
A cyclone is a violent tropical storm.
The race was called off as a cyclone struck.
- American English: cyclone
- Arabic: إِعْصَار
- Brazilian Portuguese: ciclone
- Chinese: 旋风
- Croatian: ciklona
- Czech: cyklón
- Danish: cyklon
- Dutch: cycloon
- European Spanish: ciclón
- Finnish: pyörremyrsky
- French: cyclone
- German: Zyklon
- Greek: κυκλώνας
- Italian: ciclone
- Japanese: サイクロン
- Korean: 사이클론
- Norwegian: syklon
- Polish: cyklon
- European Portuguese: ciclone
- Romanian: ciclon
- Russian: циклон
- Spanish: ciclón
- Swedish: cyklon
- Thai: พายุหมุนไซโคลน
- Turkish: siklon
- Ukrainian: циклон
- Vietnamese: lốc bão
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