derecho


derecho

noun, plural de·re·chos.

  1. a widespread and severe windstorm that moves rapidly along a fairly straight path and is associated with bands of rapidly moving thunderstorms.
n.

from American Spanish derecho, from Old Spanish diestro, from Latin directus (see direct (v.)).

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