Meaning of SIMOOM in English

SIMOOM

[ sɪ'mu:m ]

(also simoon -'mu:n )

■ noun a hot, dry, dust-laden wind blowing in the desert, especially in Arabia.

Origin

C18: from Arab. samūm , from samma 'to poison'.

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