1911, in the meaning defined above
Latin ventus "wind" + (art)ifact — more at wind entry 1
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“Ventifact.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ventifact. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.
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