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dust whirl

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  1. dust devil.

Origin of dust whirl

First recorded in 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for dust whirl

Historical Examples

  • The girl was caught away to the thinnest of wisps in a dust-whirl.

    One of Our Conquerors, Complete

    George Meredith