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Example sentences from the Web for simoom
Besides, the wind called the simoom raised such clouds of dust that whole caravans were sometimes buried in the sand.The Story of the Thirteen Colonies|H. A. (Hlne Adeline) Guerber
In the choking breath of the simoom he feels the potentialities of God, and his own helpless impotence.Islam Her Moral And Spiritual Value|Arthur Glyn Leonard
That wind of the desert, says Bonazzi, that simoom of Pontifical dominion did not pass over our city in vain.The Story of Perugia|Margaret Symonds
Cooley stayed there until five o'clock in the afternoon waiting for the simoom to swoop down upon him.Out of the Hurly-Burly|Charles Heber Clark
On another occasion we met the simoom, the purple haze in rushing past threatening suffocation.