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storm centre

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1. (Physical Geography) the centre of a cyclonic storm, etc, where pressure is lowest
2. the centre of any disturbance or trouble
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.storm centre - a center of trouble or disturbance
commotion, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle, to-do, disruption, disturbance, flutter - a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
2.storm centre - the central area or place of lowest barometric pressure within a storm
center, middle, centre, eye, heart - an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
storm, violent storm - a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
References in classic literature ?
She sat in that storm centre as calmly as if it had been no more than a block of carriages at the opera.
A Croft cross-kick created a score for Storm centre Will Chambers and Melbourne showed why they're a champion team when they chased back to deny Rhinos skipper Kallum Watkins a long range interception try.
On Twitter, the UAE's Storm Centre said that south-easterly and easterly winds will affect most of the country and raise dust and dirt in exposed areas, while high temperatures are expected to continue.
Matthew's storm centre hung just offshore as it moved up the Florida coastline, sparing communities its full 120mph winds.
ST Helens have signed Melbourne Storm centre Ryan Morgan on a three-year deal from next season.
Warnings about the rogue emails at the weekend were issued by SANS Institute's Internet Storm Centre, saying that they are based on a 27 August communication from Microsoft about popular products like Hotmail and Skydrive.
Following last weekend's 82-0 hammering at Workington, Thunder kept themselves within sniffing distance in the opening half, as ex-Gateshead Storm centre Andy Morris got himself over the whitewash.
ANDREW BALDING has made a superb start to 2006 and it could pay to stick with his Storm Centre in the Charlie Goldup Memorial Handicap at Folkestone today.
Storm Centre has the assistance of Jamie Spencer, who has a 31 per cent strike-rate for Andrew Balding over the last five seasons.
Swa Frantzen, from the SANS Internet Storm Centre, which monitors internet threats and says it has seen a recent slew of poisonings, told the magazine: 'We see the combination of DNS poisoning with other hostile actions as having a serious impact.
Top five sources of information concerning new threats for those surveyed were Internet Storm Centre by SANS Institute, SecurityFocus, CERT/CC, McAfee and SecLists in that order.