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local wind

[wind] /wɪnd/
one of a number of winds that are influenced predominantly by the topographic features of a relatively small region. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • The present writer has collected several hundred local wind names—and is constantly adding to the list.

    Meteorology Charles Fitzhugh Talman
  • Because local wind systems dominate the trade winds, these deserts are less stable than other deserts.

    Deserts A. S. Walker

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