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wester1

[wes-ter] /ˈwɛs tər/
noun
1.
a wind or storm coming from the west.
Origin of wester1
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25; west + -er1

wester2

[wes-ter] /ˈwɛs tər/
verb (used without object)
1.
(of heavenly bodies) to move or tend westward.
2.
to shift or veer toward the west.
Origin
Middle English word dating back to 1325-75; See origin at west, -er6
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wester

/ˈwɛstə/
verb
1.
(intransitive) (of the sun, moon, or a star) to move or appear to move towards the west
noun
2.
a strong wind or storm from the west
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