unusual usage of bellowing

Explosions shook the ground, artillery shells, mortars and bombs
continuously rained down, fires blazed, and smoke bellowed high into
the sky.

Doesn’t bellowing mean “make a loud sound”? If that’s the case, then why are we using it as if it meant “moving high into the sky”? It doesn’t make sense. What kind of figure of speech is being used here? Or how do you explain such usage?


It’s a misprint! The smoke billowed high into the sky.

See Lexico for definition and examples.

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