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03:20 Feb 14, 2005
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Science (general) / Weather
English term or phrase: Kadal Konthalippu
Please give the english term for Kadal konthalippu. For example, kadal arippu is sea erosion.
ravishan
India
Local time: 22:41
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1sea turbulence
gopalan balachandhran
5Sea Turbulence
SUBRAMANIAN RAMASWAMY
5 -1Rough Sea_prowess_


  

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Rough Sea


Explanation:
konthalippu is terminology for the rough sea.

_prowess_
Local time: 12:11
Native speaker of: Native in TamilTamil

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disagree  gopalan balachandhran: My answer given below.
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52 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
sea turbulence


Explanation:
The Tamil phrase is "kadal konthaLippu". So the action of turbulence, and NOT sea, is the protoganist. Hence, "sea turbulence" seems the appropriate translation.

gopalan balachandhran
India
Local time: 22:41
Works in field
Native speaker of: Tamil

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agree  Goldenbead: Hannah Gunasingh
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kadal konthalippu
Sea Turbulence


Explanation:
Konthalippu is a tamilword used for some kind of unrest, agitation by people. same can be used for the turbulent behaviour of sea.

SUBRAMANIAN RAMASWAMY
Local time: 22:41
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Native speaker of: Native in TamilTamil
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