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cyclone British & World English

A system of winds rotating inwards to an area of low barometric pressure, with an anticlockwise (northern hemisphere) or clockwise (southern hemisphere) circulation; a depression

Cyclone in Young, Cy British & World English

(1867–1955), US baseball player; born Denton True Young; also know as the Cyclone. The all-time pitching leader in wins (511), he pitched for the Cleveland Spiders 1890–98, the St. Louis Cardinals 1899–1900, the Boston Red Sox 1901–08, and, briefly, the Cleveland Indians and the Boston Braves before retiring in 1911. Baseball’s Cy Young Award for outstanding pitchers is named for him. Baseball Hall of Fame (1937)

anticyclone British & World English

A weather system with high barometric pressure at its centre, around which air slowly circulates in a clockwise (northern hemisphere) or anticlockwise (southern hemisphere) direction. Anticyclones are associated with calm, fine weather

tropical storm British & World English

A localized, very intense low-pressure wind system, forming over tropical oceans and with winds of hurricane force

tropical cyclone in tropical storm British & World English

A localized, very intense low-pressure wind system, forming over tropical oceans and with winds of hurricane force

cyclone English-Spanish

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