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jet streamnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
a ​narrowcurrent of ​strongwinds high above the ​earth that ​move from ​west to ​east
(Definition of jet stream from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jet stream”
in Chinese (Simplified) (地球高空自西向东的)急流…
in Chinese (Traditional) (地球高空自西向東的)急流…
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