Translation of "downwind" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb, adjective uk us /ˌdaʊnˈwɪnd/

in the direction in which the wind blows; with the wind behind

The smoke drifted downwind. 烟雾随风飘散。
They live downwind of a pig-farm and sometimes the smell is awful. 他们住在养猪场的下风处,有时那里的气味非常难闻。
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(Translation of “downwind” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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