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dust devil

Translation of dust devil in Spanish:

noun

  • remolino (masculine) de polvo
    Example sentences
    • Since the electrified particles are in motion, and a magnetic field is just the result of moving electric charges, the dust devil generates a magnetic field also.
    • There was a large sighted dust devil and a barn in Maine damaged by a dust devil.
    • A furious gust of wind swirled around them and a dust devil appeared before them.

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