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English definition of “upwind”

upwind

adverb [before noun], adjective     /ˌʌpˈwɪnd/
in the direction from which the wind is blowing: Stay upwind of the fumes if you can. → Opposite downwindWind and windsStormy weather
(Definition of upwind adverbadjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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