dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


2 definitions found
 for air current
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  air current
      n 1: air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area
           of high pressure to an area of low pressure; "trees bent
           under the fierce winds"; "when there is no wind, row"; "the
           radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current
           and out into the atmosphere" [syn: wind, air current,
           current of air]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  24 Moby Thesaurus words for "air current":
     crosscurrent, current, current of air, downdraft, draft, fall wind,
     flow of air, following wind, head wind, indraft, inflow,
     inhalation, inrush, inspiration, jetstream, katabatic wind,
     monsoon, movement of air, stream, stream of air, tail wind,
     undercurrent, updraft, wind
  
  

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org