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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An easterly wind in the western Mediterranean area.

Usage examples (9)
  • “This storm came like a levanter in the Mediterranean.”
  • A gentle levanter was wafting them through the Archipelago.
  • Blount took an opportunity to whisper into Raleigh's ear, "This storm came like a levanter in the Mediterranean."
  • A wind, whose effects were like those of the Spanish levanter, swept the ice of the Strom-fiord, driving the snow to the upper end of the gulf. for more
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