Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
cyclone /'saikloun/Concise Dictionary
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cyclones'saɪkləʊnAdvanced English Dictionary
+(meteorology) rapid inward circulation of air masses about a low-pressure center; circling counterclockwise in the northern hemisphere and clockwise in the southern
+a violent rotating windstorm
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
a violent tropical storm in which strong winds move in a circle: The cyclone struck the village late last night.
Compare: HURRICANE, TYPHOON
violent | tropical
CYCLONE + VERB
hit sth, strike sth
An exceptionally violent cyclone hit the town last night.
| damage sth, destroy sth, devastate sth
In 1974 Darwin was devastated by Cyclone Tracy.
in a/the ~
trees damaged in the cyclone
the eye of the cyclone
(= the central point)
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