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blood rain

blood rain Phenomenon of reddish coloured rainfall, caused by dust particles that have been lifted up from arid areas and carried long distances by the winds before they are washed out in precipitation. Saharan red dust sometimes occurs in rainfall over parts of Europe, even as far north as Finland.

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blood rain

blood rain Reddish-coloured rainfall, caused by dust particles that have been lifted up from arid areas and carried long distances by the winds before they are washed out in precipitation. Saharan red dust sometimes occurs in rainfall over parts of Europe, even as far north as Finland.

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