thunderstrike


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thunderstrike

(ˈθʌndəˌstraɪk)
vb (tr)
1. (Physical Geography) to strike or injure by lightning or in a way similar to lightning
2. to shock or amaze
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Leg 1 - Epsm 2.05 - THUNDERSTRIKE (2) Leg 2 - Donc 3.10 - HAY DUDE (2) Leg 3 - Epsm 3.15 - LONG AWAITED (3) Leg 4 - Muss 3.30 - LOVE MARMALADE (2) Leg 5 - Donc 3.45 - MEZZOTINT (2) Leg 6 - Epsm 4.00 - DAWN APPROACH (2)
Among the 97 deaths, 60 were killed by thunderstrikes. The death toll increased 26.7 percent from the average of July in the recent seven years, it said.