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foehn  fohn  foehn wind  Foehn phenomena  Föhn wind
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A warm dry wind that blows down the northern slopes of the Alps WordNet 3.0
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A warm dry wind that blows down the northern slopes of the Alps WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A föhn, also spelled foehn, is a type of dry, relatively warm, downslope wind that occurs in the lee of a mountain range. Wikipedia
A warm, dry, downslope wind descending the lee side of the Alps as a result of synoptic-scale, cross-barrier flow over the mountain range Wikidata
A similar katabatic wind developing on the lee side of a mountain. Wiktionary