Definitions of boreas

n a wind that blows from the north

north wind, norther, northerly
bise, bize
a dry cold north wind in southeastern France
a strong north wind that blows in France during the winter
tramontana, tramontane
a cold dry wind that blows south out of the mountains into Italy and the western Mediterranean
Type of:
air current, current of air, wind
air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure

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