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levanter


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Levanter  \Le*vant"er\  (l[-e]*v[a^]nt"[~e]r),  n.  [From  {Levant}, 
  v.] 
  One  who  levants,  or  decamps.  [Colloq.  Eng.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Levanter  \Le*vant"er\,  n.  [From  {Levant},  n.] 
  A  strong  easterly  wind  peculiar  to  the  Mediterranean.  --W.  H. 
  Russell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  levanter 
  n  :  an  easterly  wind  in  the  western  Mediterranean  area 




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