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wave cyclone

[ weyv sahy-klohn ]

noun

, Meteorology.
  1. a cyclone that forms on a front and, in maturing, produces an increasingly sharp, wavelike deformation of the front.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of wave cyclone1

First recorded in 1935–40

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