Cyclone - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsaɪkloʊn|  American pronunciation of the word cyclone
Brit.  |ˈsʌɪkləʊn|  British pronunciation of the word cyclone

noun

- (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

Word forms

noun
singular: cyclone
plural: cyclones
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