cyclone


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  • noun

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(meteorology) rapid inward circulation of air masses about a low pressure center

a violent rotating windstorm

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Riders who raise most money for charity through their Cyclone pages on Virgin Money Giving are also in the running to win prizes such as top of the range Shimano pedals and essential cycling equipment.
Hapless people were seen wandering on Saturday in search of shelter and food at various locations of cyclone hit areas in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.
Severe Tropical Cyclone Larry, with maximum wind gusts near 240 kin per hour, crossed the coast near Innisfail as a category 4 storm on 20 March 2006, causing extensive damage across a 100-kin strip of coastal lowlands and nearby uplands and producing patches of catastrophic forest damage.
Amanda Pitt, spokeswoman for the UN humanitarian relief programme, could not say where the landfall would be or when it would become a fully-fledged cyclone.
The Cyclone product is designed to be used in a multitude of flatwork demolition projects.
The ride is based on the legendary Cyclone roller coaster at Coney Island, which has been designated a historic landmark by New York City and the federal government.
Specially formulated PEEK (poly-ether-ether-ketone) bearings capable of standing up to high temperature super-critical steam are used in the Cyclone.
Mapping the risk of cyclone disturbance across the GBR over time poses many challenges.
Therefore, a review of the historical record was undertaken to identify the basic characteristics of tropical cyclone activity across the entire state of Alabama (i.
Emanuel may have an important clue of his own: tropical cyclones.
We believe that while military budgets are being trimmed, eco-friendly technologies that make our military forces more efficient and save the government money -- like the Cyclone engine -- will continue to receive funding and support.
Iron ore shipments from Northern Australia are placed on hold following the cyclone forecast in Western Australia.
23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyclone Analytics LLC today announced the release of an innovative portfolio management web platform for professional investors.
IBM plans to offer Cyclone Interchange to customers that require open connectivity between various types of eBusiness applications, as well as all IBM hardware and legacy systems.
Cyclone Power Technologies, developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, and McGill University of Quebec, Canada announced that the two groups have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to develop alternative solid fuel combustion systems for micro-sized power units.