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prevailing

adjective     /prɪˈveɪ.lɪŋ/
existing in a particular place or at a particular time 盛行的;现有的;通行的 the prevailing attitude 普遍的观点 The prevailing mood is one of optimism. 普遍的情绪是乐观的。 Now
prevailing wind
a wind which usually blows in a particular place 一地区常刮的风,盛行风 The town is kept cool by the prevailing westerly winds. 由于西风盛行,这个城镇很凉爽。 Wind and windsStormy weather
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