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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A strong wind that lifts up clouds of dust or gritty material

Usage examples (35)
  • That's the kind of sandstorm we're faced with right now.
  • It's a bit of an unusual day here in Ramadi because there is a sandstorm which is why we got grounded.
  • Another kind of sandstorm seems to be overtaking the pained hearts of Iraqi women, blocking out the sun over the entire country.
  • There's even mention of a "sandstorm," so it's the turbulence that matters, not the temperature. for more
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