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storm center

noun
1.
the center of a cyclonic storm, the area of lowest pressure and of comparative calm.
2.
a center of disturbance, tumult, or trouble:
South Africa has been a storm center of racial conflict.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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storm center  
The point of lowest barometric pressure within the central area of a storm.
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