chubasco

noun chu·bas·co \chüˈbäˌskō\

Definition of chubasco

plural

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  1. :  a severe squall of rain and wind especially along the west coast of Central America

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Origin and Etymology of chubasco

Spanish, from Portuguese chuvasco, from chuva rain, from Latin pluvia, from pluere to rain — more at flow


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of chubasco


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