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northwester

a strong wind or storm from the northwest
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northwester

[nȯrth′wes·tər or nȯr′wes·tər]
(meteorology)
A northwest wind. Also spelled nor'wester.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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