chain lightning


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chain lightning

[′chān ‚līt·niŋ]
(geophysics)
A rare form of lightning in a long zigzag or apparently broken line.
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Chain Lightning He won at Sandown in the spring and was second there at the beginning of the month following a good run in the Britannia.