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Definition:
  • the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash); can scintillate for a second or more;
  • abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light;

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    Hyponyms: heat lightning, sheet lighting, forked lightning, chain lightning, thunderbolt, bolt, bolt of lightning

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: munja   Chinese: 閃電  
    Croatian: munja   Dutch: bliksem  
    Esperanto: fulmo   Finnish: salama  
    French: éclair   German: Blitz  
    Hebrew: ברק   Hungarian: villám  
    Icelandic: elding   Indonesian: kilat  
    Interlingua: fulmine   Italian: fulmine  
    Japanese: 稲妻   Korean: 번개  
    Malayalam: മിന്നല്‍   Norwegian: lynglimt  
    Polish: błyskawica   Portuguese: relâmpago  
    Russian: молния   Slovak: blesk  
    Slovene: blisk   Spanish: relámpago  
    Swedish: blixt   Telugu: మెరుపు  
    Welsh: mellt  
     
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