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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a snowstorm in which there is thunder and lightning as well as snow

    For thundersnow to occur, the air layer closer to the ground has to be warmer than the layers above, but still cold enough to create snow—a very precise circumstance.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 31/10/2011


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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

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