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thun·der·head

 (thŭn′dər-hĕd′)
n.
The swollen upper portion of a thundercloud, usually associated with the development of a thunderstorm.

thunderhead

(ˈθʌndəˌhɛd)
n
(Physical Geography) chiefly US and Canadian the anvil-shaped top of a cumulonimbus cloud

thun•der•head

(ˈθʌn dərˌhɛd)

n.
a cumulonimbus cloud.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thunderhead - a rounded projecting mass of a cumulus cloud with shining edges; often appears before a thunderstorm
cumulus, cumulus cloud - a globular cloud
Translations

thunderhead

n (esp US Met) → Kumulonimbusspitze f
References in classic literature ?
Half the sky was chequered with black thunderheads, but all the west was luminous and clear: in the lightning flashes it looked like deep blue water, with the sheen of moonlight on it; and the mottled part of the sky was like marble pavement, like the quay of some splendid seacoast city, doomed to destruction.
throw all these thunderheads overboard, and then you will float right and light.
The Thunderhead takes action in the form of Greyson Tolliver, a new agent candidate to the MidMerica Nimbus Academy.
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and national robotics competition organization FIRST, but it also includes companies such as Thunderhead, a global leader in the customer engagement market; the newly announced Advanced Regenerative Manufacturing Institute (ARMI); and SubItUp, which provides cloud-based employee scheduling and management software.
Smart Communications has completed its spinoff from Thunderhead and has launched as an independent company led by its existing management team and backed by Accel-KKR, the company said.
Thunderhead provides customer experience and enterprise engagement solutions.
Smart Communications, a division of Thunderhead and Guidewire PartnerConnect Solution and Ready for Guidewire program member, will provide its industry leading solution for customer and business communications.
One of the latest projects, launched at the Festival of Marketing 2015, was conceived and produced for global advertising agency, AMV BBDO, for their client Thunderhead, the cloud-based customer engagement platform.
and London-based software company Thunderhead said that they will integrate enterprise customer communications processes between Thunderhead's Smart Communications software and Guidewire's ClaimCenter, PolicyCenter and BillingCenter.
Among the company's latest successes has been a project conceived and produced for advertising agency AMV BBDO to benefit its client Thunderhead, a cloud-based customer engagement platform.
Thunderhead said Deutsche Bank has selected Thunderhead ONE as its capital markets' cloud-based solution to support all trade documentation.