Tornado

A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud. They are often referred to as twisters or cyclones, although the word cyclone is used in meteorology, in a wider sense, to name any closed low pressure circulation. Tornadoes...
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Tornado

(from the article `military aircraft`) ...`look-down/shoot-down` capability, which was the product of pulse-Doppler radars that could detect fast-moving targets against cluttered radar ...
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tornado

[n] - a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
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Tornado

• (n.) A violent whirling wind; specifically (Meteorol.), a tempest distinguished by a rapid whirling and slow progressive motion, usually accompaned with severe thunder, lightning, and torrents of rain, and commonly of short duration and small breadth; a small cyclone.
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tornado

noun a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted
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tornado

twister noun a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
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Tornado

[2008 video game] Tornado is a video game for the Nintendo DS handheld gaming system, developed by SKONEC Entertainment and published by Ignition Entertainment. The game tasks you as Toki, a member of the Cosmic Cleaner, who must replace all of Earths items which have been stolen by a character known only as the `Prince`. Players do this by...
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Tornado

[Adventureland] The Tornado is a wooden roller coaster located at Adventureland in Altoona, Iowa, near Des Moines. The Tornado made its debut on July 4, 1978, during Adventureland`s third full season. It was designed by William Cobb, and built by the Frontier Construction Company. Soon after its opening it was considered one of the top ten ...
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Tornado

[Coney Island] The Tornado, initially referred to as the Bobs, was a roller coaster in Coney Island located along Bowery Street . Designed by Fred Church and built by the L. A. Thompson Company, the roller coaster cost $250,000 to build in 1926. Much like the neighboring Cyclone, it was a hybrid coaster with a wooden track and steel structu...
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Tornado

[Parque de Atracciones de Madrid] The Tornado is a steel inverted roller coaster at the Parque de Atracciones de Madrid in Casa de Campo, Madrid, Spain. Manufactured by Intamin, it opened on May 23, 1999. Tornado is an inverted roller coaster with a length of 2,624.7 feet (800 meters) and a height of 98 feet. It is unusual among inverted ro...
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Tornado

[ProSlide ride] The Tornado is a water slide manufactured by ProSlide Technology. It requires riders to sit in a 2-6 seater round tube. Riders drop from inside a tunnel out into the ride`s main element shaped like a funnel on its side. Riders oscillate from one side to the other until they exit through the back of the funnel and into a spla...
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Tornado

[robot] Tornado was built by Andrew Marchant, Bryan Moss and David Gamble, from Sawtry, near Huntingdon. It even got its own Robot Wars Remote Controlled Toy, Diecast Minibot and pullback toy. Post Robot Wars, the team live separately. David has remained in Sawtry, but Andrew now works in Maidstone. ==Construction== Andrew Marchant had orig...
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Tornado

[table football] Tornado is brand of table football (foosball) table that has been used in the World Championships since 1986. The original Tornado model was created by engineer Bob Furr. The Tornado brand has been manufactured by Valley-Dynamo since 1999, and is a market leader in both coin-operated and home recreation room markets. Tornad...
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Tornado

[web server] Tornado is a scalable, non-blocking web server and web application framework written in Python. It was developed for use by FriendFeed; the company was acquired by Facebook in 2009 and Tornado was open-sourced soon after. ==Performance== Tornado is noted for its high performance. It tries to solve the C10k problem affecting oth...
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Tornado

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Tornado

[Wisdom ride] The Tornado is an amusement ride manufactured by Wisdom Industries Ltd. Most tornados travel with a traveling midway company to many fairs with many other rides. == Ride experience == The center base spins at 10 RPM while each car can be spun by the riders. Then, the ride tilts at a 20 degree angle, moving the cars up and down...
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Tornado

Tor┬Ěna'do noun ; plural Tornadoes . [ From Spanish or Portuguese tornar to turn, return, Latin tornare to turn, hence, a whirling wind. The Spanish & Portuguese tornada is a return. See Turn .] A violent whirling wind; specifically (Meteorol.) , a tem...
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Tornado

A funnel-shaped whirlwind which extends to the ground from storm clouds
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Tornado

A rapidly rotating column of air extending from a cumulonimbus cloud with a circulation that reaches the ground. However, the visible portion might not extend all the way to the ground.
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tornado

a small-diameter column of violently rotating air developed within a convective cloud and in contact with the ground. Tornadoes occur most often in ... [5 related articles]
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Tornado

A tornado is a violent storm with heavy rain in which the wind rotates or constantly changes direction.
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TORNADO

A violent rotating column of air, extending from the base of a cumulonimbus cloud to the ground, producing damaging winds up to 300 mph.
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TORNADO

A violent rotating column of air, extending from the base of a cumulonimbus cloud to the ground, producing damaging winds up to 300 mph.
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TORNADO

A violent rotating column of air, in contact with the ground, pendant from a cumulonimbus cloud. A tornado does not require the visible presence of a funnel cloud.
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Tornado

A violent rotating column of air, in contact with the ground, pendant from a cumulonimbus cloud. A tornado does not require the visible presence of a funnel cloud. It has a typical width of tens to hundreds of meters and a lifespan of minutes to hours.
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