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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A wind from a certain direction.

Usage examples (36)
  • His engine played out and he got blown off by a northwester.
  • The visa free northwester African country is now the favorite destination for illegal immigrants from the Philippines.
  • Yet this, were it not for the time it happened, was to the surrounding tumult, as a dying sigh to the roar of a northwester.
  • Hurricane warnings are out from Florida City and up through St. Augustine and Lake Okeechobee, as well, and the northwester Bahamas. for more
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