prevailing wind(redirected from Prevailing winds)
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|Noun||1.||prevailing wind - the predominant wind direction; "the prevailing wind is from the southwest"|
antitrades - wind in the upper atmosphere blowing above but in the opposite direction from the trade winds
trade wind, trade - steady winds blowing from east to west above and below the equator; "they rode the trade winds going west"
antitrade, antitrade wind - winds blowing from west to east and lying above the trade winds in the tropics
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