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wind scale

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noun
  1. a numerical scale, as the Beaufort scale, for designating relative wind intensities.

Origin of wind scale

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for wind scale

wind scale

noun
  1. a numerical scale of wind force, such as the Beaufort scale
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