How to use Trade-wind in a sentence

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  • In the Marquesas group the trade-wind is constant.

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  • The south-east trade-wind blows obliquely across the Atlantic Ocean until it reaches Brazil.

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  • The hottest and wettest months are from December to March, but there is usually a fresh trade-wind blowing and the climate is healthy.

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  • The island lies within the immediate influence of the south-east trade-wind.

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  • The absence of rain here is ascribed to the action of the lofty uplands of the Andes on the trade-wind, and to the influence of the cold Humboldt current sweeping northward along the west coast of the continent.

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  • The trade-wind regions correspond pretty closely with westward-flowing currents, while in the equatorial calm belts there are eastward-running countercurrents, these lying north of the equator in the Atlantic and Pacific, but south of the equator in the Indian Ocean.

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  • According to Ekman's calculation with a trade-wind blowing at 16 m.

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  • In the trade-wind region we find the characteristic heavy rainfall on the weather sides of the islands, and a shorter rainy season at the season of highest sun on the lee side.

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  • We sailed over 5,000 miles recently and the majority of the time with the twizzle rig set in trade wind sailing.

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