mesocyclone

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mesocyclone

[¦me·zō¦sī‚klōn]
(meteorology)
A cyclonic circulation interior to a convective storm.
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mesocyclone

The cyclonic, rotating part of a large thunderstorm. Tornadoes usually are formed in association with the mesocyclone.
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