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tȳphon , ōnis, m., = τυφών.
I. A violent whirlwind, a typhoon, Plin. 2, 48, 49, § 131; “App de Mundo, p. 64, 5.—The same accompanied by lightning,Val. Fl. 3, 130. Hence, tȳphōnĭcus , a, um, adj.: “ventus,a typhoon, Vulg. Act. 27, 14.—
II. A name given by the king of Egypt to a comet or meteor, Plin. 2, 25, 24, § 91.
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