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Atlantic; from nautical usage; cf. also Reunion Cr. Fr. briz idem, also arch., nautical Fr. (Chaudenson 1974:711)] n. a wind, of any strength: [used in reference to Hurricane David] (ZNS-TV, Sept. 1979). (Gen.)

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Last update: 2010-09-12 14:44
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
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