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moderate gale

noun
1.
a wind of 32–38 miles per hour (14–17 m/sec).
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705
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British Dictionary definitions for mode-rate gale

moderate gale

noun
1.
a gale of force seven on the Beaufort scale, capable of swaying trees
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