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tornado

tor·na·do

tornado

 
pronunciation:
tor neI do
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: tornadoes, tornados
definition: a very destructive but short-lived windstorm in the form of a funnel-shaped cloud that moves close to the ground destroying whatever is in its path.
 
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derivations: tornadic (adj.), tornadolike (adj.)