dust devil definition

  • noun:
    • A small whirlwind, generally of brief period, that swirls dust, debris, and sand to great levels.
    • a tiny atmospheric vortex showing up in obvious, dried out problems, made noticeable by swirling dust obtained from the floor.
    • a miniature whirlwind strong adequate to whip dust and leaves and litter in to the air
    • a tiny whirlwind, usually of quick period, that swirls dirt, dirt, and sand to great levels.
    • a tiny atmospheric vortex appearing in clear, dried out problems, made visible by swirling dust acquired from surface.
    • a miniature whirlwind strong enough to whip dust and leaves and litter in to the atmosphere

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