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southwester

a strong wind or storm from the southwest
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

southwester

[sau̇th′wes·tər]
(meteorology)
A southwest wind, particularly a strong wind or gale. Also spelled sou'wester.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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