typhoon

(Learning Modules / Geography / Weather forecasting) A cyclone with windspeeds in excess of 120 kph is a hurricane in the Atlantic, a typhoon in the western Pacific or a tropical cyclone in the Indian Ocean. The winds circulate anticlockwise in the northern hemisphere.

typhoon

[n] - a tropical cyclone occurring in the W Pacific or Indian oceans
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Typhoon

A cyclonic depression in the China Seas, similar to a hurricane or cyclone.
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Typhoon

Typhoon: A regionally specific name for a strong tropical cyclone in the Northwest Pacific Ocean west of the dateline. Other terms for precisely the same type of storm include hurricane (in the North Atlantic Ocean, the Northeast Pacific Ocean east of the dateline, or the South Pacific Ocean east of 160E), severe tropical cyclone (in the Southwest ...
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typhoon

noun a tropical cyclone occurring in the western Pacific or Indian oceans
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Typhoon

• (n.) A violent whirlwind; specifically, a violent whirlwind occurring in the Chinese seas.
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Typhoon

(from the article `submarine`) ...range. These were followed a decade later by Delta-class vessels fitted with 16 SS-N-18 missiles. Each SS-N-18 had a range of 3,500 nautical ...
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Typhoon

(from the article `Conrad, Joseph`) ...Forest, bound for Semarang, Java. Her captain was John McWhirr, whom he later immortalized under the same name as the heroic, unimaginative ...
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typhoon

local name in the western North Pacific region for a large tropical cyclone.[6 related articles]
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Typhoon

British fighter and ground-attack aircraft used in the latter half of World War II.[1 related articles]
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Typhoon

Another name for hurricane.
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Typhoon

See Cyclone
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typhoon

typhoon: see hurricane.
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Typhoon

A typhoon is a tropical cyclone or hurricane of the western Pacific and China Sea.
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typhoon

Violent revolving storm, a hurricane in the western Pacific Ocean
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Typhoon

A severe tropical storm (i.e., winds >64 knots) in the Western Pacific. The word is believed to originate from the Chinese word "ty-fung". See also Hurricane and Cyclone.
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Typhoon

A Typhoon is a mature tropical cyclone that develops in the western part of the North Pacific Ocean between 180° and 100°E. This region is referred to as the northwest Pacific basin. For organisational purposes, the northern Pacific Ocean is divided into three regions: the eastern (North America to 140°W), central (140°W to 180°), and western...
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typhoon

a tropical cyclone in the western Pacific or Indian oceans
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Typhoon

A hurricane that forms in the Western Pacific Ocean. It is a term used in Australia for a tropical cyclone in the northwestern Pacific with maximum winds above 117 kilometers per hour (63 knots).
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Typhoon

A hurricane that forms in the Western Pacific Ocean.
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typhoon

a severe tropical cyclone with sustained surface wind speeds greater than 74 mph in the western North Pacific. Same as a hurricane, but given a different name depending on the location of the storm.
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Typhoon

The name for a tropical storm originating in the Pacific Ocean, usually the China Sea
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Typhoon

A tropical cyclone with winds of 74 miles per hour or greater that occurs west of the International Date Line to the Indian Ocean.
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TYPHOON

A hurricane that forms in the Western Pacific Ocean.
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TYPHOON

The name for a tropical cyclone with sustained winds of 74 miles per hour (65 knots) or greater in the western North Pacific Ocean. This same tropical cyclone is known as a hurricane in the eastern North Pacific and North Atlantic Ocean, and as a cyclone in the Indian Ocean.
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