Definition of cold wave in English:

cold wave

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noun

  • 1A spell of cold weather over a wide area.
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    • Unfortunately, the brief showers coupled with a cold wave witnessed during the last week was quick enough to become ‘a matter of the past.’
    • What we look for is, is there a pattern where there's more heat waves than there are cold waves over a number of years?
    • ‘There will be more rains and after two days a cold wave will enter the region, making things more difficult for the people,’ Muhammad Hanif told reporters.
  • 2A kind of permanent wave for the hair created by applying chemicals at room temperature.
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    • Cold waves were now used instead of Marcelle waves.

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