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Lengua inglesa
billow
verb (billowed , billowing ) intr
1 said eg of smoke: to move in large waves or clouds.
2 (usu billow out) to swell or bulge, like a sail in the wind Her cloak billowed out behind her .
noun
1 a rolling upward-moving mass of smoke or mist, etc.
2 literary a large wave.
[16c as noun 2: from Norse bylgja ]
billowing or billowy adjective .


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