[ fruhn-tl sahy-klohn ]
/ ˈfrʌn tl ˈsaɪ kloʊn /
any extratropical cyclone associated with a weather front: the most common cyclonic storm.
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Origin of frontal cyclone
First recorded in 1925–30
Words nearby frontal cyclone
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