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rainstorm

Syllabification: rain·storm
Pronunciation: /ˈrānˌstôrm
 
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Definition of rainstorm in English:

noun

A storm with heavy rain.
Example sentences
  • El Nino will lead to abnormal weather and the increase of tropical cyclones will bring more rainstorms to the lower reaches of the Yangtze River.
  • The warning was issued in view of the torrential rains to rainstorms and strong winds forecast for the valleys.
  • Most of the precipitation fails as heavy, almost daily rainstorms between July and September.

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