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electrical storm

noun
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45, Americanism
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Examples from the web for electrical storm
  • These devices are designed to counter the uncontrolled electrical storm of a seizure with an externally delivered current.
  • Unfortunately, an electrical storm caused a power outage, making me miss it.
  • In some cases hail accompanied the electrical storm.
  • The junior-grade crooks turn heroes when they rescue her during a violent electrical storm.
  • During an electrical storm a storage tank filled with gasoline was destroyed.
  • No one ever told me you weren't supposed to be on a land-line telephone during an electrical storm.
electrical storm in Science
electrical storm  
A thunderstorm.
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