Cyclone
trademark — used for a chain-link fence

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cyclone — [ siklon ] n. m. • 1860; mot angl., du gr. kuklos « cercle » 1 ♦ Bourrasque en tourbillon; vent très violent. Météorol. Tempête caractérisée par le mouvement giratoire convergent et ascendant du vent autour d une zone de basse pression où il a… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • Cyclone — Cyclone; cyclone; peri·cyclone; meso·cyclone; …   English syllables

  • Cyclone — Cy clone (s? kl?n), n. [Gr.????? moving in a circle, p. pr. of ?????, fr. ky klos circle.] 1. (Meteor.) A violent storm, often of vast extent, characterized by high winds rotating about a calm center of low atmospheric pressure. This center moves …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cyclone — 1848, coined by British East India Co. official Henry Piddington to describe the devastating storm of December 1789 in Coringa, India; irregularly formed from Gk. kyklon moving in a circle, whirling around, prp. of kykloun move in a circle, whirl …   Etymology dictionary

  • cyclone — *whirlwind, typhoon, hurricane, tornado, waterspout, twister …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • cyclone — ► NOUN 1) a system of winds rotating inwards to an area of low barometric pressure; a depression. 2) a tropical storm. DERIVATIVES cyclonic adjective. ORIGIN probably from Greek kukl ma wheel, coil of a snake …   English terms dictionary

  • cyclone — [sī′klōn΄] n. [altered < cyclome (< Gr kyklōma, wheel), infl. by Gr kyklōn, moving in a circle < kykloein, to circle around, whirl < kyklos: see WHEEL] 1. loosely a windstorm with a violent, whirling movement; tornado or hurricane 2.… …   English World dictionary

  • Cyclone — This article is about the meteorological phenomenon. For other uses, see Cyclone (disambiguation). Polar low over the Barents Sea on February 27, 1987 In meteorology, a cyclone is an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same… …   Wikipedia

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