Definitions for thunderheadˈθʌn dərˌhɛd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a cumulonimbus cloud.
Origin of thunderhead:
The top portion of a cumulonimbus cloud, which tend to be flattened or fibery in appearance, and which may be indicative of thunderstorm activity.
a rounded mass of cloud, with shining white edges; a cumulus, -- often appearing before a thunderstorm
Thunderhead is a wooden roller coaster located at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The coaster, which was the anchor attraction of the new "Thunderhead Gap" section, opened on April 3, 2004, to much critical acclaim. Thunderhead boasts 22 turns and 32 crossovers, and utilizes GCI's Millennium Flyer trains, used on all GCI coasters since 1999. Thunderhead is also the first roller coaster to feature a station flyby.
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