Definition of Monsoons

1. Noun. (plural of monsoon) ¹



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Definition of Monsoons

1. monsoon [n] - See also: monsoon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Monsoons

mons ureteris
monseigneur
monseigneurs
monsel's salt
monsel's solution
monsieurs
monsignori
monsignorial
monsignors
monsoon
monsoon season
monsoon seasons
monsoonal
monsoonlike
monsoons (current term)
monster
monster-cock
monster-cocks
monster cocks
monster truck
monster trucks
monstera
monsteras
monstercock
monstercocks
monsterdom
monstered
monstering

Literary usage of Monsoons

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1. Universal Geography: Or a Description of All Parts of the World, on a New by Conrad Malte-Brun (1824)
"monsoons, It is in the Indian Ocean alone that the famous monsoon,?, ┬░ear|lf" or ^a'^ ... On this side the 10th degree, we first meet with the monsoons* or ..."

2. Elements of Meteorology, with Questions for Examination, Designed for by John Brocklesby (1869)
"monsoons. In certain countries within and near the tropics, the regular action of the trade wind ia destroyed by the monsoons, which are periodical gales, ..."

3. Elements of Meteorology: With Questions for Examination, Designed for by John Brocklesby (1851)
"monsoons. In certain countries within and near the tropics, the regular action of the trade wind is destroyed by the monsoons, which are periodical gales, ..."

4. The Saturday Magazine (1838)
"These winds are called monsoons. The term monsoon, or, according to the ... The breaking tip of the monsoons, or periodical changes in the direction of ..."

5. The Physical Geography of the Sea, and Its Meteorology by Matthew Fontaine Maury (1874)
"The African monsoons of the Atlantic (Plate VIII.), the monsoons of the gulf of Mexico, and the Central American monsoons of the Pacific are, ..."

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