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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Nature
zephyrzeph‧yr /ˈzefə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  literaryDNAL a soft gentle wind
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zephyrJoe cranked ratchets; and Tom moved around the garage like a zephyr.Not a bird, not an insect, not a zephyr relieves that hot, heavy silence.This one lifted up, as if carried on a zephyr, and vanished in the hazy agricultural distance.The child was a zephyr, a wind-spirit.
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