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electrical storm

n.
A thunderstorm.

thun•der•storm

(ˈθʌn dərˌstɔrm)

n.
a transient storm of lightning and thunder, usu. with rain and gusty winds.
[1645–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrical storm - a storm resulting from strong rising air currentselectrical storm - a storm resulting from strong rising air currents; heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightning
storm, violent storm - a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
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