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storm surge
Pronunciation: /stɔrm sərdʒ/

Translation of storm surge in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • A storm surge at high tide destroyed the dukes and killed more than 1800 people.
    • My mother insists the storm was so fierce a tidal wave came ashore, not just a storm surge.
    • We're going to have to deal with the storm surge, the wind and the rainfall throughout this event.

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