updraft

noun up·draft \ ˈəp-ˌdraft , -ˌdräft \
|Updated on: 21 Jul 2018

Definition of updraft

: an upward movement of gas (such as air)

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First Known Use of updraft

circa 1887

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  • : an upward flow of air


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noun up·draft \ ˈəp-ˌdraft \

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: an upward movement of air

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