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Crosswind

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noun - A tailwind is a wind that has a perpendicular component to the line or direction of travel.

Usage[edit]

The swimmers were swimming against a crosswind during the second half of the race.

Antonym[edit]

headwind, tailwind

Related Term[edit]

variable direction wind

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