[ wind ]
/ wɪnd /
a large, T-shaped weather vane on or near an airfield.
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Also called air tee, landing tee.
Origin of wind tee
An Americanism dating back to 1930–35
Words nearby wind tee
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British Dictionary definitions for wind tee
/ (wɪnd) /
a large weather vane shaped like a T, located at an airfield to indicate the wind direction
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