Definition of Tornado Alley in English:

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Tornado Alley

Entry from US English dictionary


An area of the Great Plains centered on eastern Kansas and Oklahoma and including parts of the surrounding states, where tornadoes are frequent.
Example sentences
  • An area called tornado alley that stretches along the gulf coast and the South-Eastern States is where they are most prevalent.
  • We live in an area that residents call tornado alley.
  • Well, sometimes in Indianapolis, you know, that's tornado alley there and it's a lot of rural areas, a lot of agriculture still in that part of the state.

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Syllabification: Tor·na·do Al·ley

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