Meaning of “wind farm” in the English Dictionary

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"wind farm" in British English

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wind farmnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɪnd ˌfɑːm/ us /ˈwɪnd ˌfɑːrm/

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  • A wind farm does not grow wind like a farm that grows food! 
  • A wind farm is a place with wind turbines that use the wind to make electricity. 
  • It is a very good place for a wind farm because the ground is flat. 
  • The wind turbines on the wind farms in Greensburg make enough energy for 4,000 homes. 

(Definition of “wind farm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wind farm" in Business English

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wind farmnoun [ C ]

uk us ENVIRONMENT, NATURAL RESOURCES

an area of land or sea where there is a group of wind turbines:

The project to be constructed off the coast of Cape Cod is the US's first offshore wind farm.

(Definition of “wind farm” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)