siroc

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From archaic French siroc.

Noun[edit]

siroc ‎(plural sirocs)

  1. Sirocco.
    • 1818, Mary Shelley, Frankenstein:
      I listened to every blast of wind as if it were a dull ugly siroc on its way to consume me.
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