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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A violent hot sand-laden wind on the deserts of Arabia and North Africa.

Usage examples (36)
  • The approach of the simoom is a dense black cloud of whirling and seething fine dust.
  • This great domain of the simoom has every diversity of surface.
  • Behind him was darkness; behind him raged drought and the simoom.
  • When scorching rays or blue simoom sweep o'er their withering hand; for more
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