Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A wind in a forest.
  • n. In forestry, the wind which blows gently from an adjacent forest after it has been cooled by nocturnal radiation from the surface of the leaves.

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Examples

  • Instead, I'm delighted to be enmeshed in the steady, cool forest-wind and occasional birdsong of the newly hatched birds: tiny chatters of sora rails, as if laughing at a joke told among themselves.

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