Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From Sp. or Pg. tornar, to turn, return, L. tornare, to turn, hence, a whirling wind. The Sp. & Pg. tornada, is a return. See Turn
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Sp., tornada—tornar—L. tornāre.
But you can figure that from the size and weight of objects lifted and from the effects of tornadoes.
"The Boy with the U. S. Weather Men" by Francis William Rolt-Wheeler
And 'fore I got back home dat tornado broke loose.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
What a stunning sound they make, like the roaring of a tornado!
"The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, May 1844" by Various
The gale increased in violence until it rivalled in fierceness a tornado.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot
Of course it is our acceptance that these masses not only accompanied tornadoes, but were brought down to this earth by tornadoes.
"The Book of the Damned" by Charles Fort
But with confidence in him, on they rush, up, over, sweeping Baume's Hessians from the field like a tornado.
"History of the United States, Volume 2 (of 6)" by E. Benjamin Andrews
Presently the room has the appearance of having been struck by a tornado.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
It was remarkable that these human tornados were as violent and brief as those which scourge tropical lands as well as tropical characters.
"Captain Canot" by Brantz Mayer
After such a tornado the solitary evenings must seem lonelier than ever.
"The Lady of the Basement Flat" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Then the hunters gave the rein to their eager steeds, and the long line rushed upon the game like a tornado of centaurs.
"The Buffalo Runners" by R.M. Ballantyne
The path of the fierce tornado,
Overstrewn with wild debris
Of fallen habitations
And uprooted forest tree;
"The Desirable Undefined" by Jared Barhite
Rainbows! that over-arch a storm,
Or dance around a waterfall,
Tornadoes! that earth's face deform,—
Teach us, O teach us, in this hall.
"Hymns For Dedication XI" by John Pierpont
Tis the tornado's ruthless blast;
The mother stunn'd, the babe it bears
Far from her senseless frame! aghast
The maid, in speechless horror glares!
"The Swan" by William Hayley
As when the mad tornado flies,
And sounding mingles earth and skies,
And wild confusion 'fore the eyes
In terrors dressed.
So passions fell in whirlwinds rise,
And rend the breast!
"Epistle To The Rev. J--- B---, Whilst Journeying For The Recovery Of His Health" by Patrick Branwell Bronte
Nature had mocked him: thrice had claimed the reaping,
With scythe of fire, of lands she once had sown;
Sent the tornado, round his hearthstone heaping
Rafters, dead faces that were like his own.
"The Station-Master Of Lone Prairie" by Francis Bret Harte
The slightest movement of the breeze
Which bends the flowers or shakes the trees,
Or ripples river, lake, or stream,
Would man but listen—speaks of Him,
As does the loud tornado, when
It thunders down the echoing glen.
"God Everywhere" by John Bowring
At least two tornadoes touched down in Central Massachusetts late in the afternoon on Wednesday, June 1.
Jen Emmert writes at PriorFatGirl, candidly documenting her journey of losing 100 pounds through all of life's dramatic moments including new jobs, the death of her mom, wedding planning and, most recently, tornadoes.
On the Tornado ride, a park official said.
The Tornado of Idiocy That is American Politics.
Sophomore Tiffanie Moore connects on a third-inning triple for the Lady Tornadoes.
Spirit AeroSystems estimates its insurance claim from an EF-3 tornado that tore through its Wichita plant April 14 at about $400 million.
Not even a tornado warning on Wednesday could slow down the O'Neal School's boys' soccer team.
Joplin tornado victims relocate to Jefferson City .
0Joplin tornado victims relocate to Jefferson City and publish book on their experience of survival.
A request by Gov Jay Nixon for a major disaster declaration for areas across Missouri hit by May's storms, tornadoes and.
A year later, survivor of Rock Hill tornado thinks of those who died, is.
Monday was the first day of classes in the county ravaged by the March 2 tornado.
A recent study of southern tornadoes has found that storm shelters did not protect them.
Where do you take shelter when tornadoes threaten.
We know about Tornados and Hurricanes, but other things have dramatic effects as well.
The path may have the structure of a tornado.
Analysis of quantum semigroups with GKS-Lindblad generators I. Simple generators
The ﬂuid dynamics equivalent is a kind of tornado (see , in order to have an idea on how this can be actually realized in a 3-D environment).
The Fractal Structure of Matter and the Casimir Effect
The Tornado operating system is designed for 2-level hierarchical clusters of workstations, although it is not yet clear how well this approach will work for more generalized clusters.
Cluster Computing White Paper
Stumm, Tornado: Maximizing Locality and Concurrency in a Shared Memory Multiprocessor Operating System, In the Proceedings of the 3rd Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI), pp. 87-100, February 1999.
Cluster Computing White Paper
These techniques include sensitivity analysis, tornado charts, and backsolving (or goal-seeking).
A Primer on Spreadsheet Analytics