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/ wɪnd /
a foehn blowing coastward from the interior plateau of South Africa.
Carried Away: 9 Words About WindA handful of words that we use to talk about wind are variations on names from classical mythology.
Origin of berg wind
First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for berg wind
a hot dry wind in South Africa blowing from the plateau down to the coast
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