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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Hedge or fence of trees designed to lessen the force of air movement and reduce erosion.

Usage examples (36)
  • If you are considering a windy site, provide some kind of windbreak; either a physical barrier fence, trees or shrubs
  • This tree is also used as a shade plant and as a windbreak.
  • They are a windbreak in the summer, but a joke in the winter.
  • Uses include living fence (LF), windbreak (WB), intercropping for more
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