pronunciation of "derecho"

James A. Landau <> JJJRLandau at NETSCAPE.COM
Tue Feb 5 02:36:44 UTC 2013

A shopkeeper in the Atlantic City area, about 60 years old, born and raised in the Atlantic City area, was discussing damage to her shop due to weather.  She referred to last summer's "derecho" as the /d@ 'rei kee o/.

    - James A. Landau

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