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thundershower

[thuhn-der-shou-er] /ˈθʌn dərˌʃaʊ ər/
noun
1.
a shower accompanied by thunder and lightning.
Origin
1690-1700
1690-1700; thunder + shower
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  • They were exposed there to muddied waters after an overnight thundershower.
  • Runoff observations after a summer thundershower were also recorded.
British Dictionary definitions for thundershower

thundershower

/ˈθʌndəˌʃaʊə/
noun
1.
a heavy shower during a thunderstorm
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