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strong breeze

n.
A wind having a speed ranging from 22 to 27 knots (25 to 31 miles per hour; 41 to 50 kilometers per hour), according to the Beaufort scale.

strong breeze

n
(Physical Geography) meteorol a considerable wind of force six on the Beaufort scale, reaching speeds of 25–31 mph
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Noun1.strong breeze - wind moving 25-31 knots; 6 on the Beaufort scale
breeze, gentle wind, zephyr, air - a slight wind (usually refreshing); "the breeze was cooled by the lake"; "as he waited he could feel the air on his neck"
Beaufort scale, wind scale - an international scale of wind force from 0 (calm air) to 12 (hurricane)
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He said many trees and poles fallen due to strong breeze and heavy downpour but were lifted and removed through parks department team whereas pumped out rain water from underpasses was also done to save the people from any inconvenience.
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