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English definition of “downwind”

downwind

adverb, adjective     /ˌdaʊnˈwɪnd/
in the direction in which the wind blows; with the wind behind: The smoke drifted downwind. They live downwind of a pig-farm and sometimes the smell is awful. → Compare upwindWind and windsStormy weather
(Definition of downwind adverbadjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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