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Dangerous lightning, desert flash flooding and haboobs (giant dust storms) are all hazards associated with the monsoon.
Then suburban sprawl swept in like a desert haboob, leaving in its wake planned communities and malls and farmers with their pockets full.
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Origin and Etymology of haboob
First Known Use: 1897See Words from the same year
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