tail wind

tail wind
(a wind coming from behind: We sailed home with a tail wind.) viento de cola
tail wind
viento de cola

English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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  • tail wind — [ teıl ,wınd ] noun count a wind that blows in the same direction in which a vehicle is moving ─ compare HEADWIND …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tail wind — n. a wind blowing in the same direction as the course of a ship or aircraft * * * …   Universalium

  • tail wind — n. a wind blowing in the same direction as the course of a ship or aircraft …   English World dictionary

  • tail wind — noun : a wind having the same general direction as the course of an airplane or a ship in motion a stout tail wind was giving a friendly boost W.D.Patterson * * * tail wind noun A wind blowing in the same direction as one is travelling in • • •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tail wind — wind that comes from behind, wind on one s back …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tail wind — Synonyms and related words: CAT, aerospace, aerosphere, air current, air hole, air pocket, airspace, backing wind, beam wind, bump, ceiling, crosscurrent, crosswind, current, current of air, downdraft, draft, empty space, fair wind, fall wind,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tail·wind — /ˈteılˌwınd/ noun, pl winds [count] : a wind that blows in the same direction as something (such as a ship or an airplane) that is moving forward compare ↑headwind …   Useful english dictionary

  • tail wind — see tailwind …   English dictionary

  • fish tail wind — a variable wind that blows across shooting ranges …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish-tail wind — a variable wind that blows across shooting ranges …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Wind assistance — is a term in athletics which refers to the wind level during a race or event. The wind level is registered by a wind gauge.Due to a tailwind helping to enhance the speed of the athlete in events like certain sprint races (60, 100 and 200 metres) …   Wikipedia

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