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sandstorm
American English: /ˈsæn(d)ˌstɔrm/
British English: /ˈsan(d)stɔːm/

Translation of sandstorm in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • A severe sandstorm driven by strong northerly winds made conditions for the British soldiers in Kuwait truly appalling on the eve of battle.
    • Strong winds blow a sandstorm through the camp when suddenly the sound of large artillery rounds is heard about 300 meters away.
    • The heavy sandstorm and strong winds that engulfed Baghdad on Tuesday ebbed a little in the early morning but resumed by noon, blowing as hard as they had a day earlier.

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