a powerful and often destructive tide that may occur when an abnormally high tide (e.g. at the autumn equinox) coincides with high wind and low atmospheric pressure
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BamaBama, a clipped form of Alabama, is a nickname of the University of Alabama, the state, and the people who live there. Bama also popularly refers to the university’s successful SEC (Southeastern Conference) football program.
- surg. gen.,
- surge chamber,
- surge protector,
- surge tank,
- surgeon general,
- surgeon's knot,
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