Definición de harmattan en inglés:

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harmattan

Pronunciación: /hɑːˈmat(ə)n/

sustantivo

A very dry, dusty easterly or north-easterly wind on the West African coast, occurring from December to February.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • It is subject to constant dust-laden winds variously known as sirocco, khamsin, simoom and harmattan.
  • The savanna lands (grassy plains) of the northern regions face harmattan (dust-laden) winds for four months each year.
  • During the harmattan, a cool, dusty wind from the Sahara grays the skies.

Origen

Late 17th century: from Akan haramata.

Palabras que riman con harmattan

baton, batten, fatten, flatten, Manhattan, Mountbatten, paten, patten, pattern, platen, Saturn, slattern
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