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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A wind having a speed ranging from 47 to 54 miles (75 to 86 kilometers) per hour, according to the Beaufort scale.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wind moving 47-54 knots; 9 on the Beaufort scale


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