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berg wind

[wind] /wɪnd/
noun
1.
a foehn blowing coastward from the interior plateau of South Africa.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
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berg wind

noun
1.
a hot dry wind in South Africa blowing from the plateau down to the coast
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