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21:46 Jul 11, 2001
English to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: tornado
Tornado: a big wind thing

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na竜巻(たつまき)Tadao Banno



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竜巻(tatsumaki) is of course a natural phenomenon. We sometines call it トルネード(torunedo) in some figurative expressions like, Nomo (a baseball player ) with his tornado-like wind-up, or British Tornado bombers with cruise missiles, and so on.

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