wind power

[ wind ]
/ wɪnd /

noun

power derived from wind: used to generate electricity or mechanical power.

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Origin of wind power

First recorded in 1900–05
Also called wind energy.
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British Dictionary definitions for wind power

wind power
/ (wɪnd) /

noun

power produced from windmills and wind turbines
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