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wind tee

 (wĭnd)
n.
A large weathervane with a horizontal T-shaped wind indicator, commonly found at airfields.
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wind tee

(wɪnd)
n
1. (Physical Geography) a large weather vane shaped like a T, located at an airfield to indicate the wind direction
2. (Aeronautics) a large weather vane shaped like a T, located at an airfield to indicate the wind direction
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wind′ tee`

(wɪnd)
n.
a large, T-shaped weather vane on or near an airfield.
[1930–35, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wind tee - weather vane shaped like a T and located at an airfield
vane, weather vane, weathervane, wind vane - mechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind
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He did not recall the wind direction but stated the wind tee visible from the terminal building favored Runway 12.