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monsoon

noun

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as in storm, downpour

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The first known use of monsoon was in 1584

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“Monsoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/monsoon. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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