dust devils

пыльные вихри; пыльные бури

Англо-русский словарь по гражданской авиации. — М.: Скорпион-Россия. . 1996.

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  • Dust Devils — For other uses of this phrase, see Dust devil (disambiguation). Dust Devils Designer(s) Matt Snyder Publisher(s) Chimera Creative Publication date 2002, revised 2007 Genre(s) Western, Indie Sys …   Wikipedia

  • dust devils — Whirlwinds in which wind speeds are of of gale force strength and in which surface dust is picked up and carried in dense columns of 5000 ft or more in height. They are formed as a result of the strong convection currents in the hot and dusty… …   Aviation dictionary

  • Tri-City Dust Devils — MiLB infobox name = Tri City Dust Devils founded = 2001 city = Pasco, Washington misc = uniform class level = Single A (2001 present) past class level= current league = Northwest League (2001 present) conference = division = Eastern Division past …   Wikipedia

  • Devils & Dust — Ст …   Википедия

  • dust devil — dust ,devil noun count a small WHIRLWIND (=strong circular wind) that is common in hot dry parts of the U.S.. Dust devils are much smaller than tornadoes and do not usually cause damage …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Dust devil — For other uses, see Dust devil (disambiguation). A dust devil in Arizona …   Wikipedia

  • Dust Devil Tracks — Many areas on Mars experience the passage of giant dust devils. A thin coating of fine bright dust covers most of the Martian surface. When a dust devil goes by it blows away the coating and exposes the underlying dark surface, which within a few …   Wikipedia

  • Dust devil (disambiguation) — A dust devil is a small, usually weak whirlwind which mainly occurs on hot days. Dust devil may also refer to The Tri City Dust Devils are an American minor league baseball team in Pasco, Washington Dust Devil (1993 film) was the title of a 1993… …   Wikipedia

  • dust devil — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms dust devil : singular dust devil plural dust devils a small whirlwind (= strong circular wind) that is common in hot dry parts of the US. Dust devils are much smaller than tornadoes and do not usually cause… …   English dictionary

  • dust devil — noun a miniature whirlwind strong enough to whip dust and leaves and litter into the air • Hypernyms: ↑whirlwind * * * noun, pl ⋯ ils [count] chiefly US : a small area of rapidly spinning wind that contains sand or dust * * * ˈdust devil 7 [dust… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dust devil — a small whirlwind 10 100 ft. (3 30 m) in diameter and from several hundred to 1000 ft. (305 m) high, common in dry regions on hot, calm afternoons and made visible by the dust, debris, and sand it picks up from the ground. Also called dust whirl …   Universalium


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