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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A cold dry wind that blows south out of the mountains into Italy and the western Mediterranean.

Usage examples (24)
  • In a doorway of a great house, in one of the narrow streets, a little boy of eight was crouching behind one of the stone pillars as he tried to keep out of the grip of the...
  • The two pulsated and flared in the Santa Ana winds that must be something like the hot tramontana land wind of Spain that Gabriel Garcia Marquez says "carries with it...
  • When the tramontana blew, he was comfortable enough.
  • Fountains frozen, Isa, and the tramontana tremendous. for more
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