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typhoon
American English: /taɪˈfun/
British English: /tʌɪˈfuːn/

Translation of typhoon in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • There has been an observed and recorded link between the sea surface temperature and the frequency and intensity of tropical storms, typhoons and hurricanes.
    • It is the super-cells within the tropical cyclones, such as hurricanes or typhoons that produce very heavy downpours as these storms start to move inland.
    • Hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons, lightning storms, nothing was a match for what was experienced almost every night in our house.

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