berg wind

[ wind ]
/ wɪnd /

noun

a foehn blowing coastward from the interior plateau of South Africa.

Nearby words

  1. beret,
  2. beretta,
  3. berezina,
  4. berezniki,
  5. berg,
  6. berg, alban,
  7. berg, paul,
  8. bergall,
  9. bergama,
  10. bergamasca

Origin of berg wind

First recorded in 1900–05

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British Dictionary definitions for berg wind

berg wind

noun

a hot dry wind in South Africa blowing from the plateau down to the coast
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