foehn

noun
\ˈfərn, ˈfən, ˈfœn, ˈfān \
variants: or föhn

Definition of foehn 

: a warm dry wind blowing down the side of a mountain

First Known Use of foehn

1861, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for foehn

German Föhn

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foehn

foehnlike

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