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southwester

[south-wes-ter; Nautical sou-wes-ter] /ˌsaʊθˈwɛs tər; Nautical ˌsaʊˈwɛs tər/
noun
1.
a wind, gale, or storm from the southwest.
2.
sou'wester (defs 1, 2).
Origin of southwester
1825-1835
First recorded in 1825-35; southwest + -er1
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southwester

/ˌsaʊθˈwɛstə; nautical ˌsaʊˈwɛstə/
noun
1.
a strong wind or storm from the southwest
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