heat wave
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This word may also be spelled "heatwave."
heat wave(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (weather)
a. la ola de calor
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
As the planet gets warmer, heatwaves are expected to become more common around the world.A medida que el planeta se vuelve más caliente, se espera que las olas de calor se vuelvan más frecuentes alrededor del mundo.
The recent heat wave has driven up our electric bill.La reciente ola de calor hizo que subiera nuestra factura de la luz.
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