buran

noun
bu·​ran | \büˈrän\
plural -s

Definition of buran 

: a northeasterly wind of gale force in Russia and central Asia usually identified with sandstorms in summer and blizzards in winter also : a sandstorm or blizzard of this kind — compare purga

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History and Etymology for buran

Russian, of Turkic origin; akin to Turkish & Kazan Tatar buran, Kyrgyzboran

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