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Public health A meteorologic phenomenon caused by a massive atmospheric discharge of electricity, which typically occurs during thunderstorms, and rarely also during volcanic eruptions or dust storms
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lightningPublic health A meteorologic phenomenon caused by a massive discharge of electricity. Cf Lightening.
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