English version

tailwind in Meteorology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtailwindtail‧wind /ˈteɪlˌwɪnd/ noun [countable]  HEMTTa wind blowing in the same direction that something or someone is travellingheadwind
Examples from the Corpus
tailwindThe twenty-knot tailwind helped, and their airspeed of two hundred knots reduced the journey to just over four hours.