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windsweptadjective

 us   /ˈwɪndˌswept/
(of places) open to and not protected from strong winds: We drove along the windswept coast of Big Sur in Southern California.
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windsweptadjective

uk   /ˈwɪnd.swept/  us   /ˈwɪnd.swept/
(of places) open to and not protected from strong winds, or (of people) having hair that is untidy because it has been blown in different directions by the wind: We drove down to the windswept Atlantic coast of Portugal. windswept hair
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