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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish chubasco (squall), from Portuguese chuva (rain), from Latin pluvia (rain).

NounEdit

chubasco (plural chubascos)

  1. (nautical) A violent squall with thunder and lightning, encountered during the rainy season along the Pacific coast of Central America and South America.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese chuva (rain).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃuˈbasko/, [t͡ʃuˈβasko]

NounEdit

chubasco m (plural chubascos)

  1. shower, squall