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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a very large and dangerous storm formed by a combination of storms; in particular, a combined storm formed when a hurricane encounters other winter storms

    Sandy is forecast to combine with two other storms in the coming days, creating what the weather service has called a “Frankenstorm”.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/10/2012


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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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