gregale

noun

gre·​ga·​le
grāˈgä(ˌ)lā
plural -s
: a strong cold northeast wind of the central Mediterranean

called also Euroclydon

Word History

Etymology

Italian grecale, gregale, from grecale, gregale Greek, from Late Latin Graecalis, from Latin Graecus + -alis -al

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“Gregale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gregale. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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